The University of Arizona

Firewalls

Overview   

The campus firewall protects all devices connected to the campus network by blocking unwanted vulnerability scans and attacks from outside the campus network. UITS Security Operations manages multiple firewalls between the campus networks and Internet1/Internet2. Computers and other systems on campus cannot be seen or scanned from the Internet. There are two types of firewall services offered to departments on campus, Border Firewall and Managed Local Firewall