Configuring SonicWALL Firewalls


  • Dan Bendell, President of Assurance Technology Managment, USA

SonicWALL firewalls are the number 3 in sales worldwide in the security appliance market space as of 2004. This accounts for 15% total market share in the security appliance sector. The SonicWALL firewall appliance has had the largest annual growth in the security appliance sector for the last two years. This is the first book on the market covering the #3 best-selling firewall appliances in the world from SonicWALL. This book continues Syngress' history from ISA Server to Check Point to Cisco Pix of being first to market with best-selling firewall books for security professionals.Configuring SonicWALL Firewalls is the first book to deliver an in-depth look at the SonicWALL firewall product line. It covers all of the aspects of the SonicWALL product line from the SOHO devices to the Enterprise SonicWALL firewalls. Also covered are advanced troubleshooting techniques and the SonicWALL Security Manager. This book offers novice users a complete opportunity to learn the SonicWALL firewall appliance. Advanced users will find it a rich technical resource.
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Book information

  • Published: May 2006
  • Imprint: SYNGRESS
  • ISBN: 978-1-59749-250-8

Table of Contents

Introduction to firewalls and the World of SonicWALL; Dissecting the SonicWALL Firewall; Deploying SonicWALL Firewalls; Policy Configuration; Routing; User Authentication; Advanced Policy Configuration; NAT; Transparent Mode; Attack Detection and Defense; VPN Theory; VPN Usage; Virtual Systems; High Availability; Troubleshooting the SonicWALL Firewall; Enterprise SonicWALL Management