The customer currently offers all banking and financial services to over 50 million consumers and corporates globally. Its IT environment is very complex and consists of inhouse, cloud and mobile applications hosted out of a private cloud environment.
Protecting the organization perimeter with multiple entry and exit points is very crucial for the customer. Due to environment complexity and growing business needs, the organization's firewalls had lots of rules and policies. This had an impact on performance and posed potential security risks. Moreover, it became a compliance challenge to ensure proper perimeter and lateral access through the firewalls.