> Bryan -
> You're right - it's not an unbiased opinion. But after 25 years in
> the business, first as a programmer, and then as a consultant
> specializing in multi-protocol, multi-vendor, multi-application
> environments & security, and having worked for numerous firewall
> vendors, I can pick my own jobs and name my own price. And I'm here
> at Checkpoint. Think about it...
> P.S. Note the free SYNDefender upgrade on out web site
> (http://www.checkpoint.com). Know anyone else who has one?
> Bryan D. Boyle wrote:
> > Barbara W. Jaarsma wrote:
> > >
> > > Bouchard, Alexis, 2Lt,SAM/GNCP wrote:
> > > >
> > > > I have to choose between Gauntlet and Sidewinder as a Firewall solution.
> > >
> > > Personally, I'd go with FireWall-1... :-)
> > > -Barb
> > Not an unbiased opinion, from your return address.
I would be interested in hearing how checkpoint is securing their
customers from SMTP based attacks! From what I have seen, they simply pass it
through to a mail machine... If that mail machine happends to be running
Sendmail 4.1, the attacker can blow holes right through the perimiter....?
Keep the flames burning.