Linux as a Firewall Foundation

    Date22 Jan 2004
    CategoryFirewalls
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    Posted ByAnthony Pell
    For a few days in NYC, LinuxWorld is the center of the open source universe. In keeping with that spirit, we examine some AO member recommendations on firewalls based on the open-source OS. Whether it's used to power complex datacenters or breathe new life into aging machines, Linux has undoubtedly established itself as a formidable IT presence. . . . For a few days in NYC, LinuxWorld is the center of the open source universe. In keeping with that spirit, we examine some AO member recommendations on firewalls based on the open-source OS. Whether it's used to power complex datacenters or breathe new life into aging machines, Linux has undoubtedly established itself as a formidable IT presence.

    The "little OS that could" has proven adept at several networking chores including Web, file and print serving. So it comes as little surprise that AO's members are interested in employing Linux as they lock down their server room's vital assets.

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