High threat protection performance

Unified Cyberthreat Protection effectively neutralizes a wide range of security threats facing a virtualized environment. Whether deployed at the edge as a front-line defense, or deep within the virtual infrastructure for inter-zone security, it protects the virtual infrastructure with some of the most effective security available today by enabling the security features required.

By securing the core and the edge while increasing visibility and control over communications within the virtualized infrastructure, Unified Cyberthreat Protection by Fortinet allows easy security asset management and update from a single pane of glass, cost minimization and ROI maximization.

 Meet Unified Cyberthreat Protection by Fortinet

Threat protection across the entire digital attack surface

Easy configuration and quick deployment

Increased visibility and control, simplified ops

Reduced cost and maximum ROI 

A consolidated security and compliance solution designed to specifically address all vulnerabilities across every virtual resource and the only one to provide next-generation firewall, intrusion prevention, antivirus, antispam, SD-WAN, web application firewall, web filtering, application control and more combined in one product. 

Implement critical security controls within your virtual infrastructure and rapidly provision security infrastructure whenever and wherever it is needed. Easily manage and update your security from a common centralized management platform.

Secure the core, the edge and increase visibility and control over communications within the virtualized infrastructure. Gain access to network and security events for contextual visibility and simplify operations with automated processes.

Consolidate products and services to reduce complexity and manage your assets from a single pane of glass. With industry-leading total threat protection, you can reduce costs and maximize your return on investment (ROI).

Unified Cyberthreat Protection by Fortinet - Features

Next-Generation Firewall (NGFW)

While maintaining features of stateful firewalls such as packet filtering, VPN support, network monitoring, and IP mapping features, NGFWs also possess deeper inspection capabilities that give them a superior ability to identify attacks, malware, and other threats. Unified Cyberthreat Protection by Fortinet NGFW provides organizations with application control, intrusion prevention, and advanced visibility across the network – it does not only block malware, but also includes paths for future updates, giving it the flexibility to evolve with the landscape and keep the network secure as new threats arise.

IPS (Intrusion Prevention System)

Protects against known threats and zero-day attacks including malware, underlying exploitable vulnerabilities and targeted attacks, providing unparalleled high performance and securing the entire end-to-end infrastructure without compromising performance. It also provides sandboxing for advanced threats, multiple inspection engines, threat intelligence feeds, and advanced threat capabilities to defend against all types of attacks.

Advanced Malware Protection 

  • Antivirus – Automated content updates & latest malware and heuristic detection engines, proactive threat protection against known threats.
  • Botnet IP/Domain Security – Protects against the latest botnets and prevents threats from communicating with command & control servers.
  • Mobile Security – Protects against the latest threats targeting mobile platforms.
  • Advanced Threat Protection – Advanced threat detection that performs dynamic analysis to find and identify known and unknown malware, ransomware and other malicious activity in the network quickly by detecting 99% of threats in three minutes or less.
  • Virus Outbreak Protection – Provides malware detection for latest emerging threats discovered between signature updates.
  • Content Disarm & Reconstruction – Eliminates threats: Strips all active content from files in real-time, creating a sterile flat file.


Comprehensive and multi-layered approach to detect and filter spam with dual-pass detection technology that can dramatically reduce spam volume at the perimeter, giving unmatched control of email attacks and infections.

Unified Management

Simplified, easy-to-manage, single pane of glass for managing all protection components.

SD-WAN (for on-premise only)

Quick and easy access to any application wherever it resides. SD-WAN intelligently determines which path best meets the ideal performance needs for a specific application and then automatically routes the traffic through to the ideal WAN path.

Web Application Firewall (WAF) and API Protection 

Comprehensive approach to protecting Web applications, including IP reputation, DDoS protection, protocol validation, application attack signatures, bot mitigation, and more to defend applications against a wide range of threats.

Web Filtering 

Protection against web-based attacks by blocking access to malicious, hacked, or inappropriate websites.

Application Control

Quickly create policies to allow, deny, or restrict access to applications or entire categories of applications. Extensive visibility into application usage in real time, as well as trends over time through views, visualizations, and reports.

Important Notes

1. Partner commits to an annual subscription with monthly payments.  On early cancellation, partner is obligated to pay for the months remaining until the subscription anniversary.


2. Unified Cyberthreat Protection by Fortinet includes different Virtual Machine sizes to accommodate the virtual appliance required for running the service (VM size depends on the features activated by the client). Additional storage can be purchased as add-on.