firewall

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RFC 2588:

A security gateway that controls access between a private adminstrative domain and the public Internet.

A firewall can perform two primary functions.


Glossary:


RFCs:

[RFC 1919] Classical versus Transparent IP Proxies.

[RFC 2588] IP Multicast and Firewalls.

[RFC 2647] Benchmarking Terminology for Firewall Performance.

[RFC 2979] Behavior of and Requirements for Internet Firewalls.

[RFC 3511] Benchmarking Methodology for Firewall Performance.

[RFC 4487] Mobile IPv6 and Firewalls: Problem Statement.


Publications:

[ISBN 0201633574] Firewalls and Internet Security, Repelling the Wily Hacker.

[ISBN 020163466X] Firewalls and Internet Security, Second Edition.


Obsolete RFCs:


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