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What is PIX firewall security? How does it differ from a firewall?

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What is PIX firewall security? How does it differ from a firewall?
posted Nov 13, 2014 by Vrije Mani Upadhyay

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PIX (Private Internet Exchange)

It is a popular IP firewall and NAT (Network Address Translation) appliance.

PIX firewall security is developed by Cisco Systems.

PIX firewall is used to protect your network with a stateful packet filtering firewall.

A firewall is a part of a computer system or network that is designed to block unauthorized access while permitting authorized communications.

answer Nov 19, 2014 by Rahul Singh
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