As businesses grow, the needs to be regularly connected to their customers have become very important. Networked computers in the company
have helped to make this possible.
However, all these bring new problems as greater access are potential risks to breakdown in data security and even operational disruptions.
Multiple dangers come from virus infections and system hacking. These may lead to time and data losses as well as data security intrusion.
Unified Threat Management (UTM) systems have emerged as a complete network security solution to counter these multiple threats in a single
package. An UTM system typically includes a network firewall, antivirus (AV) software, spam filtering and content filtering. VPN, network intrusion prevention, load balancing and reporting are also included as advanced features.