3Com's introduction of the 3Com Embedded Firewall raises the bar in the networking industry with a radically simple solution for customers to protect the network as it evolves and changes , said John Hagerman
, vice president of marketing , Business Connectivity Group , 3Com
.The 3Com Embedded Firewall not only defends organizations against attacks within the network , it does so in a manner that is manageable , flexible and transparent.By leveraging Secure Computing's industry-leading security technology with our networking expertise , we continue to demonstrate our commitment to delivering the solutions that make networking businesses easy..
Embedded Firewall is a unique solution for reducing the risk of inside attacks , such as electronic theft , sabotage or intentional destruction/disclosure of proprietary data or information.Leveraging technology from Secure Computing
, a leader in security technology , 3Com
is revolutionizing data security by offering organizations the ability to place a distributed hardware firewall at desktops , workstations and servers within the network.The solution consists of software that is securely downloaded into the NIC from the 3Com
Embedded Firewall Policy Server to prevent both sniffing ( eavesdropping on network traffic by users ) and spoofing ( use of fake IP addresses by users during denial of service attacks ).