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The chances of getting hacked or involuntarily drafted into a botnet are ever increasing due to the rising number of smart home products. Fortress UTM is a unified threat management appliance aimed at protecting home networks from cyber threats, particularly those related to IoT.

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Fortress UTM

Fortress UTM gives consumer home networks intrusion detection and prevention, firewall and anti-virus, while also providing attacker behavior detection and vulnerability assessments. The NXP ARM-powered Fortress UTM is a dual band 3x3 802.11ac router with 4 gigabit Ethernet ports and includes a 7” touch screen that displays a red, yellow, green indication of overall network status.

Fortress will also offer three service plans for the Fortress UTM appliance that will fortify home networking monitoring, including a staffed CyberGuard 24/7 security service in the executive tier.

Details regarding availability and pricing were not announced.

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