Essays Tagged: "Firewalls"

Virtual Banking

. EXAMPLES06.00............ SECURITY ON THE INTERNET06.01............ CRYPTOGRAPHY06.02............ FIREWALLS06.03............ TRUSTED OPERATING SYSTEMS07.00............. REGULATIONS AND PROBLEMS08.00 ...

(7 pages) 403 1 2.9 May/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Extranet creates competitive advantages for companies

ich is available for everyone to use. Then Intranet uses the same friendly Web interface but put up firewalls so that only employees can see the information on the site. Finally, the extranet was crea ...

(6 pages) 164 0 4.3 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Firewalls Why is a firewall valuable?

CSI 120-74 Business Data Networks and CommunicationsKarin BeanAssignment 8November 28, 2004FirewallsWhy is a firewall valuable?Many Corporations are using computers that are connected to comm ... veral pieces of equipment and may include a router, a gateway server, and an authentication server. Firewalls monitor incoming and outgoing traffic and filter, redirect, repackage, and/or discard pack ...

(3 pages) 106 0 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

An analysis of Security Management in an organization

sary to take precautionary measures and manage security which will be discussed in this report are:*Firewalls.*Encryption.*Proxy Server.*Good Operating System.A firewall plays a very important role in ... ncrease security and adjust the operating system according to their needs and requirements.CHAPTER 2FIREWALLS2.1 Introduction to FirewallsA firewall is a system or group of systems that enforces an ac ...

(69 pages) 1041 0 4.7 Aug/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science


ecurity intrusions possible in today's Internet age." (University of Cincinnati, 2005, Self Help). "Firewalls then provide the next level of protection by denying access to certain network services an ... of security in the company, it is also reasonable to have layers of security on our network. "Some firewalls can also help to prevent others from using your computer to attack other computers without ...

(7 pages) 208 1 5.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Computer Hacking

n networks because of this. Software programs brought out to deal with the growing problem, such as firewalls, are no longer totally effective. New technology has been developed such as ''Pilot Networ ...

(8 pages) 174 1 2.7 Jun/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Computer Ethics

Technology Impact

e-mail according to Chris Nuttall, Financial Times. Although software is available that can produce firewalls and spam filters for unwanted messages and viruses, it cannot deal with the damaging e-mai ...

(4 pages) 198 1 5.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

"Organizational Philosophies and Technology" Deals with the ethics surrounding technology and the workplace.

oday's business world, it is imperative that companies set up multiple layers of safeguards such as firewalls, password protected programs, and security policies to keep that information from the hand ...

(5 pages) 288 1 5.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Contrasting Two Firewalls

Contrasting two Firewalls The Internet is being used more and more everyday, and everyone knows that they are comple ... are more and more people using the Internet, but more and more people are being attacked on it too. Firewalls are now a necessary form of protection. Sygate Personal Firewall and Blackice Defender are ... re now a necessary form of protection. Sygate Personal Firewall and Blackice Defender are both good firewalls, however their protection varies in the way they protect ports, incoming attacks, and outg ...

(2 pages) 11 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Company plan

do is make sure there is a safe and secure connection where there is no fear of data being stolen. Firewalls will be installed along with spy-ware and other devices to keep unauthorized persons out.T ...

(4 pages) 45 0 3.0 Aug/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Computer Viruses

protectors, but when they attempt to connect their victim to their predator, they fail. The use of firewalls in conjunction with anti-virus software is about as safe as any company can get. Firewalls ... holes in Microsoft, the Goverment, and any other concievable web-site or information system. These firewalls simply detect data attempting to access a system and can either prompt the user asking him ...

(5 pages) 21 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Reasons for slowness on a Local Area Network

e bandwidth intensive applications to run off hours8. Implement load balancing servers9. Verify all firewalls are properly configured to only allow necessary traffic throughUpgrades in applications1. ... il they are proven necessary3. Update all patches and service packs on a routine basis4. Verify all firewalls are properly configured to only allow necessary traffic throughIncrease in graphics use1. ...

(2 pages) 574 0 0.0 Aug/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Impact of the Internet on Information Technology Security

nformation would be impossible as would be their use of the information (Brown University).SolutionsFirewallsOne very necessary security tool that helps protect networks is the firewall, especially si ... ees performing Google searches for projects or through someone hacking into the network. Therefore, firewalls help protect an organization's network.Firewalls act as a barrier between two networks. Th ...

(5 pages) 55 0 0.0 Sep/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Employee Privacy Report

pany equipment is not private. Most organizations implement security controls such as passwords and firewalls in order to ensure privacy; however, the company still can monitor employee usage. Most or ...

(5 pages) 117 0 0.0 Mar/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Network Security - Firewalls IT Infrastructure - CMGT 554

Network Security - FirewallsUniversity of PhoenixIT Infrast ...IT Infrastructure - CMGT 554Firewalls are a portion of a network that provide protection for the system from the outside world, ... ts, or requests trying to enter and leave the system or network that they are charged with. Not all firewalls are 100% foolproof; however operating a system without one is like leaving home for a long ...

(3 pages) 24 0 0.0 Feb/2011

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management