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2010-04-17 12:19:41

A firewall is the safety barrier between a computer network and the outside world. Individuals, companies and large organizations alike rely on a firewall being robust enough to fend off hackers attempting to break into a computer system. However, managing the firewall rules that decide between online friend and foe has proved to be complex, error-prone, expensive, and inefficient for many large-networked organizations, according to a research team writing in the International Journal of...

2008-09-22 09:00:26

PAETEC Holding Corp. (NASDAQ GS: PAET) today announced the launch of Managed CPE (Customer Premises Equipment) Firewall, which protects business-class customers from malicious Internet attacks and network-security anomalies. The service can support up to 1,000 users at one location. Managed CPE Firewall delivers a robust security solution while eliminating the need for customers to purchase and maintain the multiple appliances, servers, and software needed for an in-house solution. All...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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