Network Security is key to the security of sensitive information at Boston University and the systems on which it is stored. IS&T continuously monitors the BU campus network to detect and respond to security events and abnormal activity. IS&T also uses firewalls to protect sensitive networks, servers, and applications. Firewalls prevent a number of network based attacks by blocking access from unauthorized systems or through unauthorized means.
Protect sensitive information on your server, application, or database with a firewall. Firewalls prevent a number of network based attacks by blocking access from unauthorized systems or through unauthorized means.... more »
NAT allows systems with BU private IP addresses to access Internet resources for necessary business functions. ... more »
A Web Application Firewall (WAF) helps protect your web applications from common web exploits that may affect availability, compromise security, or consume excessive resources.... more »