Deploying Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010
This book is targeted at information technology professionals, security consultants and firewall administrators who wish to design, develop and implement the Microsoft Forefront security products on their Microsoft and heterogeneous networks.
Get the focused, scenario-based guidance you need to plan and deploy Forefront Threat Management Gateway (TMG) as your network perimeter firewall. The evolution of Microsoft ISA Server, Forefront TMG provides multiple layers of continuously updated protections against the latest Web-based threats, including URL filtering, antimalware inspection, and intrusion prevention.
Led by two members of the Microsoft Forefront team, you´ll get pragmatic, inside insights into system components and capabilities; identify software, hardware, and business requirements; and step through essential planning and design considerations, including network topology, remote access, publishing rules, performance, administration, and more.
About the Authors Yuri Diogenes and Thomas W. Shinder:Yuri Diogenes is working on IT field since 1994. Currently Yuri works for Microsoft as Senior Technical Writer in the Windows Security Team. Prior to join Windows Security Team Yuri was a Senior Security Support Escalation Engineer in the Forefront Edge CSS Security Team. He is co-author of Forefront TMG Administrator´s Companion book from Microsoft Press and also a co-author of other three books about Forefront (UAG, TMG and FPE) from Microsoft Press. Yuri was a network advisor for a Microsoft Gold Partner and taught Network and Operating System disciplines at the University in Brazil. Yuri holds several industry certifications, including CISSP, CEH, CompTIA Security+, MCSE, MCTS, MCT and many other Microsoft certifications.
Thomas W. Shinder M.D. (MVP, MCSE) is a computing industry veteran who has worked as a trainer, writer, and a consultant for Fortune 500 companies including FINA Oil, Lucent Technologies, and Sealand Container Corporation. Tom was a Series Editor of the Syngress/Osborne Series of Windows 2000 Certification Study Guides and is author of the best selling books Configuring ISA Server 2000: Building Firewalls with Windows 2000 (Syngress Publishing) and Dr. Tom Shinder´s ISA Server and Beyond. Tom is the content editor, contributor and moderator for the World´s leading site on ISA Server 2000, www.isaserver.org. Microsoft recognized Tom´s leadership in the ISA Server community and awarded him their Most Valued Professional (MVP) award in December of 2001.