Firewall Analyzer offers an exhaustive set of Firewall device compliance reports that help to address the security audit and compliance audit requirements. It categorizes the threats faced to various levels and recommends configuration and other changes to tighten the security of the Firewall. The issues are assessed and the results are presented as statistics. It provides overall issue ratings of the Firewall device security audit. They are:
The report consists of two sections. They are:
This section of the report describes the following:
This section of the report describes the security best practices. It consists of overview and recommendation. It covers the following areas:
Firewall Analyzer lists the complete configurations in the device including ACLs/rules.
This section details the configuration settings of the Firewall device.
In the Fetch Rules from the device section, if the following message appears: 'Unable to generate compliance report. Reason: Failed to locate Nipper. Click here to enable it'. Carry out the procedure given at the end of the document.