Date Added: Apr 2013
The 'appification' of the web and the consumerization of IT are radically changing the enterprise security landscape. The security apparatus at today’s enterprises needs to be aware not only of applications and users accessing the infrastructure, but also of the device in use, the location of the user and the time-of-day before granting access. Such context-aware security requires a rethinking of the firewall architecture. Yet, the context-aware firewall needs to interwork with enterprises’ existing security infrastructure. The Cisco® ASA CX not only provides enterprises with breakthrough security, it also protects their existing investments in security.