Network Security Policy Management

Business-Driven Security Management

AlgoSec Security Policy Management Solution (ASMS) intelligently automates and orchestrates network security policy management to make enterprises more agile, more secure, and more compliant — all the time. Through a single pane of glass, users can determine application connectivity requirements, proactively analyze risk from the business perspective, and rapidly plan and execute network security changes — all with zero-touch deployment and provisioning, seamlessly orchestrated in multicloud network environments.

Valued Cisco Partnership

AlgoSec is the premier security policy management partner of Cisco, Meraki's parent company.  AlgoSec is embedded in Cisco's product catalog and Meraki customers can purchase AlgoSec products directly from Cisco or through a Cisco reseller.


Security Policy and Network Analysis

AlgoSec Firewall Analyzer delivers visibility and analysis of complex network security policies across on-premise and cloud networks. It automates and simplifies security operations including troubleshooting, auditing, and risk analysis. Using Firewall Analyzer, you can optimize the configuration of firewalls, routers, web proxies, and related network infrastructure to ensure security and compliance. With the AlgoSec AppViz add-on for Firewall Analyzer, all business applications are discovered, identified, and mapped, providing critical security information regarding the firewalls and firewall rules supporting each connectivity flow.

AlgoSec Firewall Analyzer Helps You: 

  • Visualize complex networks with a dynamic network topology map
  • Automatically discover applications and services
  • Map, clean up, and optimize applications and firewall rulesets
  • Identify and Mitigate risks and associate them to business applications
  • Define and enforce network segmentation
  • Reduce firewall auditing time and costs by up to 80% with automated compliance reports


Security Policy Change Automation

AlgoSec FireFlow helps you process security policy changes in a fraction of the time, so you can respond to business requirements with the agility they demand. FireFlow automates the entire security policy change process — from design and submission to proactive risk analysis, implementation, validation, and auditing. Its intelligent automated workflows eliminate guesswork and help you save time, avoid manual errors and reduce risk. With the AlgoSec AppChange add-on, changes can be made at the business application level, including application migrations, server deployment and decommissioning projects.

AlgoSec FireFlow Helps You:

  • Process firewall changes with zero-touch automation
  • Intelligently design firewall rules to reduce clutter and complexity
  • Eliminate mistakes and rework. Improve accountability for change requests
  • Proactively assess the impact of network changes to ensure security and continuous compliance
  • Integrate with your existing business processes
  • Support change and migration processes throughout the entire application lifecycle


AlgoSec AppViz 

AlgoSec AppViz provides an application-centric approach to your network security policy management. With AlgoSec AppViz, all business applications are discovered, identified, and mapped, providing visibility of the network connectivity flows associated with each business application, which in turn provides critical security information regarding the firewalls and firewall rules supporting each connectivity flow.

AppViz helps you:

  • Visualize complex networks with a dynamic network topology map
  • Identify and mitigate risks and associate them with business applications
  • Automatically discover applications and services
  • Reduce firewall auditing time with enriched compliance reports
  • Troubleshoot network problems faster
  • Understand the impact of network changes on business applications


See AlgoSec in action:  AlgoSec Demonstration Video

Key Features

Use Cases

  • AlgoSec helps you process security policy changes in minutes or hours, not days or weeks. Using intelligent, highly customizable workflows, AlgoSec automates the entire security policy change process— from planning and design through proactive risk analysis, implementation on the device, validation and auditing— all with zero-touch.
  • AlgoSec proactively assesses the impact of every proposed change to the security policy to minimize risk, prevent outages and ensure compliance. AlgoSec relies on the broadest risk knowledgebase in the industry which includes best practices, regulations, as well as corporate defined policies.
  • AlgoSec automatically generates pre-populated, audit-ready compliance reports for all the leading industry regulations including PCI DSS, HIPAA and SOX, as well as customized corporate policies — which helps reduce audit preparation efforts and costs by as much as 80%, and makes life much easier for you and your auditors!
  • Through seamless integration with the leading SIEM solutions, AlgoSec ties security incidents directly to the actual business processes that are or potentially will be impacted, including applications, servers, network and traffic flows, and security devices. By augmenting threat analysis with critical business context, you can immediately assess the scale of the risk to your business, and prioritize remediation efforts accordingly.
  • AlgoSec makes it easy to define and enforce your micro-segmentation strategy inside the data center and ensure that it does not block critical business services and meets compliance requirements.
  • AlgoSec extends automated security policy management to the DevOps lifecycle— from build, through QA, to deployment into production. This allows for better collaboration between the security and DevOps teams, and enables a faster— and risk-free— deployment into production.
  • AlgoSec drives business continuity by automating the process of provisioning, changing or decommissioning connectivity for business applications— all through easy-to-use workflows.
  • AlgoSec provides holistic visibility, seamless management and continuous compliance assurance of network security across the hybrid and multi-cloud environments.
  • AlgoSec drives digital transformation by accelerating application delivery while enhancing and extending security across the hybrid cloud: on-premise networks, SDN, and private and public clouds. AlgoSec proactively prioritizes security policy change management based on business priorities and audit requirements by automatically mapping and correlating security vulnerability data with applications and processes regardless of location.

Frequently Asked Questions

AlgoSec’s ideal customer profile comes from the following verticals: Financial services, including banking and insurance, Telecom, Government and retail with an annual revenue of over one billion dollars. These customers will have a complex network security landscape that spans across on-premises, software defined networks and clouds.
AlgoSec’s main differentiator is its business-driven approach to network security management, which includes: 1) Taking a business application approach to security policy management that focuses on business agility and business security; 2) Delivering application-centric visibility and risk management; 3) Aligning service and application delivery teams, network operations and security teams; 4) Enabling risk to be viewed and prioritized according to business processes; 5) Delivering visibility and unified management across the entire hybrid network environment; 6) Automating the association of business applications to the firewall rules that apply to them.
To support AlgoSec’s go to market, AlgoSec partners with large companies such as WWT, Dimension data and Orange, as well as smaller regional companies.
AlgoSec is a software-based solution that is priced per the number of managed devices such as firewalls, routers and more.
Reducing risk, cost and time by automating network security management, including: 1) Automating firewall change management and eliminating misconfigurations; 2) Reducing risk through correct security configuration and effective network segmentation; 3) Ensuring continuous compliance, and drastically reducing firewall audit preparation efforts; 4) Quickly and securely provisioning application connectivity, and avoiding network related outages; 5) Unifying network security policy management across heterogeneous cloud, software-defined and on-premise environments; 6) Aligning security, networking and application teams, and fostering DevSecOps.
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