Hardware firewall runs on NSA technology

    Date10 Oct 2000
    CategoryFirewalls
    5192
    Posted ByAnthony Pell
    A relationship with the National Security Agency has netted Marconi Communications the technology to produce a firewall that is said to run at OC-12 speeds (622 Mbits/second) and to be undetectable to potential intruders. The technology, licensed from the NSA and . . . A relationship with the National Security Agency has netted Marconi Communications the technology to produce a firewall that is said to run at OC-12 speeds (622 Mbits/second) and to be undetectable to potential intruders. The technology, licensed from the NSA and sold back to the agency in product form, is part of a longstanding relationship between government agencies and Fore Systems Inc., which Marconi (Pittsburgh) acquired last year.
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