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Top Answer: One of the most valuable aspects of this solution is that it's easy to deploy without a lot of complications.
Top Answer: Licensing fees are billed annually and we purchased a three-year license. Five-year licenses are also available.
Top Answer: Technical support needs to be improved. I would like to see a graphical trace or view of the issues. It has to be in the simplest language because a lot of network and security operations people do… more »
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Overview

The majority of malware and data exfiltration hides within SSL/TLS encryption, blinding your security inspection tools. Decrypt and orchestrate to make your controls more effective.

The Symantec SSL Visibility Appliance is a high-performance transparent proxy for Secure Socket Layer (SSL) network communications. You install the SSL Visibility Appliance in the network and attach one or more security devices to it. The SSL Visibility Appliance is able to decrypt the SSL traffic, enabling the attached security appliances to see the plaintext (that is, the original unencrypted data) in SSL encrypted connections. It eliminates the blind spot created by encrypted traffic, enables your organization to combat the threats hidden within SSL, while preserving user privacy and regulatory compliance. Powerful policies allow you to bypass specific types of traffic (such as financial or healthcare data) to maintain employee data privacy.

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F5 SSL Visibility is ranked 3rd in SSL/TLS Decryption while Symantec SSL Visibility Appliance is ranked 2nd in SSL/TLS Decryption with 2 reviews. F5 SSL Visibility is rated 0.0, while Symantec SSL Visibility Appliance is rated 7.0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Symantec SSL Visibility Appliance writes "Enhanced our threat detection rates and does not interrupt our traffic on failure, but it needs to be easier to manage". F5 SSL Visibility is most compared with A10 Networks Thunder SSLi, whereas Symantec SSL Visibility Appliance is most compared with GigaSMART SSL TLS Decryption and A10 Networks Thunder SSLi.

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