Decoding Firewall Audit and Assurance
Ensuring Optimal Firewall Performance
Firewalls perform an impactful role in defending your corporate network, and are for all intents and purposes your first line of defense. Regular firewall audits ensure that you are able to identify configuration or policy errors that can be exploited by attackers to access your network. Today, organizations suffer from a range of network complexities resulting from deploying devices from multiple vendors. This results in poorly performing firewalls.
SharkStriker understands that the traditional manual audit process is extremely time consuming and might not be able to address the complex issues borne out of vendor and equipment diversity. We offer the most comprehensive audit and assurance services available on the market, driven by the right automation technologies to deliver pinpoint evaluation that unearths each and every problem,weakness,erors,conflicts, misconfiguration within the firewall deployment.
Firewall Audit and Assurance Features
We audit your network security appliance on a range of parameters that helps you quickly address all issues impacting firewall performance.
Identifying rule discrepancies and configuration errors
Checking for redundant and/or unused rules
Spotting shadow rules causing conflict
Conducting thorough analysis of system configuration
Identify Policy Violations that can lead to Security Breaches
Comprehensive Information for all Non-compliance Configuration Objects
Identify Gaps in Compliance
Compare Configurations to Industry Best Practices
Comprehensive Audit Report
Need-Based, Always Available Firewall Audit
All-in-one Firewall Assurance
Step 1 : Requirements Gathering
Gather more info about the network infrastructure
Access and analyze firewall logs, security policies, firewall topologies, and all other relevant information
Understand the ins and outs of key servers and databases in the network and prioritize their importance
Step 2 : Change Management Approval
Ensure the Right Execution Process for all firewall changes
Conduct a complete review of rule-based maintenance and whether all changes are being documented thoroughly
Check for a formal approval process that oversees any change in the firewall
Step 3 :Auditing Physical and OS Security of Firewall
Check Whether Firewall Policies Align with Corporate Security Policies
Make sure physical access to firewall is controlled and restricted to authorized personnel only
Check firewall OS for appropriate hardening
Making sure the Firewall OS is updated with the latest vendor patches
Step 4 :Uncluttering the Firewall Clutter
Conduct a complete overhaul of firewall rules to drive systemic cleanup
Delete all useless, expired or unused rules and objects
Disable inactive rules that are setup for removal
Remove connections that are not being used and also judge the efficacy of rules
Step 5 :Risk Assessment and Vulnerability Remediation
Identify risk rules and compliance with pre-determined network and security policies
Check for rules that violate industry best practices and standards
Evaluate rules and configurations based on diverse compliance requirements such as GDPR, PCI-DSS and more
Report and implement necessary remediation efforts
The hallmark of our all-inclusive service is you get what you pay for with a simple pricing structure
No needless pricing complications that interfere with your decision-making process
Simplified pricing model that helps you build the perfect security posture
A well-rounded approach to managed firewall services guarantees sustainable and growing security returns from your firewall installation
Understanding Your Network Infrastructure
Analyze Security Requirements
Identify the Right Firewall
Firewall Installation, Policy Setting, Rule Configuration
Benefit from 24/7 Firewall Management and Monitoring
Other Firewall Services
Reputed Firewall Services
What our clients say about us
As an organization we realized, we were exposed to a threat landscape that is evolving continuously. Our small team found it difficult to cope with the advanced threats levelled at our organization. We partnered with SharkStriker to take the burden off our security team. We are simply amazed by their ability to manage our security infrastructure in a way such that all threats are kept at bay allowing us to focus on business growth activities.
Frequently Asked Questions
Go through our detailed pricing list to get a handle on the cost. Our pricing is extremely transparent and therefore you will have zero problems subscribing to the right plan.
The time taken depends on the scale and scope of the firewall deployment and complexity of the policies and regulations.
No, it won’t as this service is offered through our proprietary ORCA platform and we will handle the audit process remotely, ensuring that this happens in the background, and your platform, systems, devices, and apps on the network function smoothly.
Your organization must have made a substantial investment in the firewall and this is a recurring investment. But are you able to maximize the value from your firewall deployment? Firewall audits and assurance services help you optimize the efficiency of your firewall.
SharkStriker provides MDR, XDR and host of managed security services using ORCA platform managed by 24/7 ORCA Experts.