Re: What is stateful inspection?

From: Carlos Ramón (
Date: 02/05/05

Date: Sat, 5 Feb 2005 23:29:31 +0100

Of course you are right, google should be the starting point,
but meeting all you in a news forum is not so cold as lonely searching the
mainly when don't have so clear what you're looking for.

Thanks to all for the links provided.


"optikl" <> escribió en el mensaje
> Carlos Ramón wrote:
> > Sorry about this concept question, but I don't know what that it means.
> > Can anyone drop a simple answer?
> > Thanks a lot.
> > Carlos
> >
> >
> I'd recommend googling for information. Trying to capture the nature of
> stateful inspection in a single sentence isn't going to do it justice.
> The bottom line is, it's about monitoring the "state" of a connection
> and associated packets of information rather than just allowing or
> denying traffic based on rules.