firewall security assessment
In cybersecurity network defense, firewalls are crucial for the survival of the network. A firewall is your first line of defense from hackers. Demonstrate the protection of a network by properly configuring the firewall software pfSense.
View “Introduction to CYB-525” and “Access Control Environment Installation Lab – Parts 1-3” within the Video Playlist: Technology Implementation of Security Solutions, located in Class Resources.
Research installation guides and details for pfSense installation within your virtualization program.
Download and install the pfSense firewall into a new VM.
Create a Kali Linux VM.
In a Microsoft Word document, provide screenshots of the process. Make sure to describe each screenshot, including lessons learned and/or successes, issues encountered, how to prevent issues in the future, as well as helpful pfSense software resources.
APA style is not required, but solid technical writing is expected.
This assignment uses a rubric. Review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.
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