Offload SSL Decryption to Extend Firewall Life

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Offload SSL Decryption to Extend Firewall Life

According to NSS Labs, up to 75% of all web traffic will be encrypted by 2019. This creates a significant risk as encryption can be used to hide malware and other threats. Many firewalls don't include the ability to decrypt traffic. At the same time, replacing firewalls can become an expensive activity. Read this solution brief to see how you can use a network packet broker (NPB) to direct SSL-based traffic to a purpose-built decryption device to eliminate the issue.