Gartner Research

Deep Packet Inspection: Next Phase of Firewall Evolution

Published: 21 November 2002

ID: G00111579

Analyst(s): Richard D. Stiennon

Summary

Enterprises must ensure that their firewalls perform deep packet inspection at wire speeds, and apply security policies based on application content as well as source, destination and port, to effectively block cyberattacks.

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