Security Director

Security Director is your portal to SASE, bridging your current security deployments with your future SASE rollout. Security Director enables organizations to manage security anywhere and everywhere, on-premise and in the cloud with unified policy management that follows users, devices, and applications wherever they go. Policies can be created once and applied everywhere. Customers can use both Security Director Cloud and on-premises instances simultaneously to securely transition to a SASE architecture.

Security Director provides extensive security policy management and control through a centralized interface and enforces policies across physical, virtual, and containerized firewalls on-premises and across multiple clouds simultaneously. Quickly manage all phases of the security policy lifecycle for firewalls, including zero-touch provisioning and configuration, and gain insight into sources of risk across your network.

Expand end-to-end security visibility with Security Director Insights, which correlates and scores threat events across your complete security stack, offering up a timeline view mapped to the MITRE attack framework so you can focus on the highest priority threats. Automate threat remediation and micro-segmentation policies across the entire network with Policy Enforcer, Security Director’s built-in security orchestration.

Key Features


  • Manage tens of thousands of sites simultaneously
  • Create policies for validated threat prevention, user and application access control, secure connectivity, and more—and apply them anywhere
  • Protect private and public cloud workloads with metadata-based security controls
  • Correlate and analyze each stage of an attack in sequence, regardless of which product made the detection
  • Stop threats across your network with Policy Enforcer’s one-click mitigation

Features + Benefits

Centralized Management

Configure and manage application security, firewalls, and security intelligence, along with VPN, IPS, and NAT security policies, all through a single interface. both on premises and in the cloud.

Scalable Security Policy

Extend a security policy across tens of thousands of SRX Series firewalls and site locations, while granularly managing several logical system instances for each individual SRX Series device.

Policy Automation

Automate security policies across the network, including firewalls, routers, and switches, for accurate enforcement, consistent security, and compliance.

Actionable Attack Insights

Automatically correlate detection events across your security stack, track each stage of an attack, and prioritize security incidents based on risk and severity.

Logging and Reporting

Get detailed reporting with logging capabilities through integration with Junos Log Director.

Infrastructure Optimization

Optimize the network infrastructure for security management innovations through integration with the open, secure Junos Space Network Management Platform.

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Security Director

Centralized security management, analytics, and unified policy orchestration delivered to users, devices, and applications wherever they go, on-premises, in the cloud, and around the world.

Technical Features
  • Manage tens of thousands of sites simultaneously
  • Create policies for validated threat prevention, user and application access control, secure connectivity, and more—and apply them anywhere
  • Protect private and public cloud workloads with metadata-based security controls
  • Correlate and analyze each stage of an attack in sequence, regardless of which product made the detection
  • Stop threats across your network with Policy Enforcer’s one-click mitigation
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Policy Enforcer

Centralized orchestration that automates policy across your network and security stack, including Juniper and third-party products, to distribute enforcement and better secure your network.

Technical Features
  • Infected host tracking and blocking
  • Custom threat feeds
  • Metadata-based dynamic access control policies
  • Threat mitigation for private and public cloud deployments
  • DDoS mitigation
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