"2014 saw a record number of serious data breaches causing both government agencies and companies to realise how susceptible they are to cyber threats that cut beyond boundaries."
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"Meeting an organisation's security needs with a robust and comprehensive solution has become increasingly challenging."
It sounds like the operating system that really needs some serious security patches is the human one.
The firewall in decades past was mainly the port-based guardian of the Internet. Now vendors are vying to build so-called "next-generation firewalls" that are "application-aware" because they can monitor and control access based on application use.