Firewalls Are Not Foolproof: Here’s Why They Need Protection

Learn about common vulnerabilities of firewalls and examples of vendor vulnerabilities in this post. Discover how configuration issues, outdated firmware, and human error can impact firewall security, and read about real-world examples of vendor vulnerabilities from SolarWinds and Cisco. Protect your network by understanding these vulnerabilities and taking steps to prevent them.

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NIST

NIST 800-82 Rev. 2

BNS (BitNetSentry) helps organizations comply with NIST SP 800-82 Revision 2 by providing a secure and reliable solution for protecting industrial control systems. By operating at a low level of the network stack and providing passwordless encryption, BNS helps to protect against cyber attacks, unauthorized access, and data breaches, while also improving the usability and convenience of the security solution.

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IEC 62443

BNS (BitNetSentry) helps organizations comply with IEC 62443 by providing a secure and reliable solution for protecting ICS networks. By providing device authentication, data protection, secure communications, and reporting and auditing capabilities, BNS helps organizations to secure their ICS networks, and demonstrate compliance with IEC 62443’s security requirements.

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ANSSI

ANSSI

BNS (BitNetSentry) helps organizations comply with ANSSI by providing a secure and reliable solution for protecting industrial control systems and the networks that are used to control and monitor critical infrastructure and other sensitive systems. By providing device authentication, data protection, secure communications, and reporting and auditing capabilities, BNS helps organizations to secure their networks and control systems, and demonstrate compliance with ANSSI’s security standards and guidelines.

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CFATS

CFATS

BNS (BitNetSentry) helps organizations comply with CFATS by providing a secure and reliable solution for protecting industrial control systems and the networks that are used to control and monitor chemical facilities. By providing device authentication, data protection, secure communications, and reporting and auditing capabilities, BNS helps organizations to secure their networks and control systems, and demonstrate compliance with the CFATS program’s requirements.

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NRC

NRC 5.71

BNS (BitNetSentry) helps with compliance with RG 5.71 by providing a secure and reliable solution for protecting industrial control systems and the networks that are used to control and monitor nuclear power plants. By providing device authentication, data protection, secure communications, and reporting and auditing capabilities, BNS helps organizations to secure their networks and control systems, and demonstrate compliance with the physical protection requirements outlined in RG 5.71.

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NERC CIP

BNS (BitNetSentry) helps organizations comply with NERC CIP (North American Electric Reliability Corporation’s Critical Infrastructure Protection standards) by providing a comprehensive and secure solution for protecting the critical cyber assets within the bulk electric system. By operating at a low level of the network stack and providing passwordless encryption, BNS helps to protect against cyber attacks, unauthorized access, and data breaches, while also improving the usability and convenience of the security solution.

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MIL-STD-810

Embedded Solutions BNS complies with MIL-STD-810

BNS compliance with MIL-STD-810 means that the product has been designed and tested to withstand the environmental conditions specified in the standard. Specifically, compliance with MIL-STD-810 indicates that BNS has been tested to ensure that it can withstand a range of environmental factors such as temperature, humidity, shock, vibration, and altitude.

To comply with MIL-STD-810, BNS needed to undergo testing to verify that it meets the specified environmental conditions and test criteria. The testing was performed in a laboratory environment that was designed to simulate the conditions that the device may encounter during normal use in the field.

Compliance with MIL-STD-810 is an important consideration for military organizations and other industries that require equipment or systems to operate in harsh or challenging environmental conditions. By demonstrating compliance with MIL-STD-810, the BNS provides assurance to users that it has been designed and tested to operate reliably in a wide range of environmental conditions, which can be critical for many mission-critical applications.

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MIL-STD-461

Embedded Solutions BNS complies with MIL-STD-461

BNS compliance with MIL-STD-461, means that the product has been designed and manufactured to meet the electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) requirements specified in the standard. Compliance with MIL-STD-461 is important for military applications where electronic equipment and systems are exposed to potentially hostile electromagnetic environments.

To comply with MIL-STD-461, BNS was tested to verify that it meets the specified emission and susceptibility limits, cable shielding and grounding requirements, and other applicable requirements specified in the standard. The testing was carried out in a laboratory environment under controlled conditions.

Compliance with MIL-STD-461 is an important consideration for military organizations that require network security appliances for use in their equipment or systems, as it indicates that the product has been designed and tested to operate safely and reliably in the presence of electromagnetic interference.

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