Firewall (computing)

Known as: Host-based firewall, Packet filtering, Firewall 
In computing, a firewall is a network security system that monitors and controls the incoming and outgoing network traffic based on predetermined… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
The advent of emerging computing technologies such as service-oriented architecture and cloud computing has enabled us to perform… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Writing and maintaining firewall configurations can be challenging, even for experienced system administrators. Tools that… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
A firewall is a security guard placed between a private network and the outside Internet that monitors all incoming and outgoing… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
A firewall is a security guard placed at the point of entry between a private network and the outside Internet such that all… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Security concerns are becoming increasingly critical in networked systems. Firewalls provide important defense for network… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The protection that firewalls provide is only as good as the policy they are configured to implement. Analysis of real… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
A firewall is often placed at the entrance of each private network in the Internet. The function of a firewall is to examine each… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Practically every corporation that is connected to the Internet has at least one firewall, and often many more. However, the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Today, even a moderately sized corporate intranet contains multiple firewalls and routers, which are all used to enforce various… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
In recent years packet-filtering firewalls have seen some impressive technological advances (e.g., stateful inspection… (More)
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