SonicWall Network Security virtual (NSv) firewalls help security teams reduce these types of security risks and vulnerabilities, which can cause serious disruption to your business-critical services and operations. With full-featured security tools and services including reassemblyfree deep packet inspection (RFDPI), security controls and networking services equivalent to what a SonicWall physical firewall provides, NSv effectively shield all critical components of your private/ public cloud environments. NSv is easily deployed and provisioned in a multi-tenant virtual environment, typically between virtual networks (VNs).
This allows it to capture communications and data exchanges between virtual machines for automated breach prevention, while establishing stringent access control measures for data confidentiality and VMs safety and integrity.
All VM traffic is subjected to multiple threat analysis engines, including intrusion prevention, gateway anti-virus and anti-spyware, cloud anti-virus, botnet filtering, application control and Capture Advanced Threat Protection multi-engine sandboxing.