Re: [fw-wiz] Firewall Primitives

From: Crispin Cowan (crispin@wirex.com)
Date: 11/05/02


From: Crispin Cowan <crispin@wirex.com>
To: George Capehart <capegeo@opengroup.org>
Date: Tue Nov  5 11:07:16 2002


George Capehart wrote:

>This is interesting. So, a firewall really should/could/might be a
>multi-layer, multi-protocol switch . . .
>
But of course. That's all firewalls ever were, but marketing hates it
when people discover that :)

Crispin

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