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Essential Computer Security: Everyone's Guide to Email, Internet, and Wireless Security by T. Bradley

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Chapter 5 Perimeter Security

Introduction

Generally, when you think of perimeter security, you think of protecting the outer edges of your network. Hence, the term perimeter. Home computers and small office/home office (SOHO) networks typically have some form of firewall in place; this could be a cable router, wireless access point, or switch. Some people think that the perimeter security starts ...

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