Chapter 4. Firewall Practical Applications

Chapter Objectives

After reading this chapter and completing the exercises, you will be able to:

Image Explain the requirements of single machine, small office, network, and enterprise firewalls.

Image Evaluate the needs and constraints of an individual or company to determine what type of firewall solution is appropriate.

Image Compare popular firewall solutions.

Recommend an appropriate firewall solution for a given ...

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