Firesec is a comprehensive solution for firewall rulebase analysis in medium to large
enterprise environments. It addresses the problems inherent with large rule sets
and helps purge and update a rule base as per network requirements. Firesec provides
multiple functions such as removing redundant rules, grouping similar rules, and
searching for vulnerable rule patterns.
Organizations invest large amount of money in building network infrastructures to support
their business goals and objectives. With the increase in the number of users in
an organization, managing the users and devices in the network and securing them
has become complex thus making it difficult to deal with security issues.