[Dshield] Firewalls

Tony Nichols tony at mail.applog.com
Wed Aug 16 10:56:44 GMT 2006


I HAD pix for vpn... however never could make my voip travel through it
correctly, and speed was not like it should have been.

Switched to The cisco/linksys RV082 at all sites.

All is well now ;-)

t o n y

On Tue, 2006-08-15 at 17:00 -0700, Bryan Hill wrote:
> I have a checkpoint solution and I am very happy with the VPN
> connectivity and feature sets Checkpoint has to offer. 
> 
> All though all the vendors you are looking into are good products, if
> you are looking for some true upper layer security I think Checkpoint
> has them beat hands down.
> 
> For layer 3 VPN performance PIX and Netscreens are little bit more
> robust then Checkpoint because they are a hardware based solution. 
> 
> In addition, if you are looking to migrate policies / rule sets as well
> you may want to contact a company called Solsoft, they have product,
> which may support your needs... 
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: list-bounces at lists.dshield.org
> [mailto:list-bounces at lists.dshield.org] On Behalf Of Allen F Secor Jr
> Sent: Tuesday, August 15, 2006 5:13 AM
> To: list at lists.dshield.org
> Subject: [Dshield] Firewalls
> 
> L&G,
> 
> Considering upgrading from a Watchguard FBIII 4500 to ?
> Netscreen
> Checkpoint
> Bigger/newer Watchguard
> 
> VPN speed is important.
> 
> Comments and links to comparisons would be appreciated.
> Thanks
> 
> 8/15/2006 8:11
> Fred Secor
> website: www.fredsecor.com
> email:    fred at fredsecor.net
> email:    fred at fredsecor.com
> backup: fsecor at attglobal.net
> 
> 
> 
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