Gartner Information Technology Research

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Personal Firewalls, 1Q06

Summary

Personal firewalls extend company firewall policy to block attacks against workstations and mobile devices that travel outside the company perimeter, and they will slow or stop attacks from infected systems. This market drives buying decisions into larger endpoint defense suites.

Published: 27 June 2006

ID: G00139942

Analyst(s): John Girard

Table Of Contents
  • Market Overview
    • Market Definition/Description
  • Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria
    • Inclusion Criteria
    • Exclusion Criteria
    • Added
    • Dropped
  • Evaluation Criteria
    • Ability to Execute
    • Completeness of Vision
  • Leaders
  • Challengers
  • Visionaries
  • Niche Players
  • Vendor Comments
    • Bluefire Security Technologies
    • Check Point Software Technologies
    • Cisco Systems
    • InfoExpress
    • Internet Security Systems
    • McAfee
    • Microsoft
    • Senforce Technologies
    • Symantec
    • Trend Micro
  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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