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mixing up words

Posted by: Anonymous [ip:] on December 22, 2007 10:20 PM
Why is that people are naming a packetfilter "firewall"?
A "FireWall" is a concept of different applications which are securing your network.
A "FireWall" consists of more then just a packetfilter. E.G. content-proxies, content-filter, vpn points etc. pp.
Please, if someone writes such an article, please refer to the correct wording.


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