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DEFINITION: A personal firewall (sometimes called a desktop firewall) is a softwareapplication used to protect a single Internet-connected computer from intruders. Personal firewall protection is especially useful for users with "always-on" connections such as DSL or cable modem. Such connections use a static IP address that makes them especially vulnerable to potential hackers. Often compared to anti-virus  … 
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Posted: 07 Mar 2014 | Premiered: Feb 21, 2013

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Why Enterprises Are Really Deploying NGFWs
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WEBCAST: This exclusive webcast takes a look at five organizations that have embraced next generation firewall solutions, examining their motivations for picking those solutions as well as the key requirements they established before making a purchase.
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The State of the i
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The Survival Guide to the EBS R12 Upgrade Survival Guide
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WEBCAST: This webcast  shows you how to effectively manage an upgrade to Oracle E-Business Suite R12.
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Webinar: Deploying a Major Server Upgrade on the Cloud
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WEBCAST: This webinar continues the exploration of how to manage deployments on the cloud. We demonstrate how much easier and more efficient it is to perform maintenance tasks on the cloud using the RightScale Cloud Management Platform, while staying in control through the entire process.
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Where is My Data? Storage Solutions Video
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VIDEO: Watch this short video on a new line of NAS servers specifically designed to provide your business with all the special features you require, along high speed performance. Learn how adding a small and energy efficient chip enables your business to share, access, and protect all your files quickly and painlessly.
Posted: 05 Apr 2012 | Premiered: 05 Apr 2012

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PERSONAL FIREWALL SOFTWARE DEFINITION (continued): … A personal firewall (sometimes called a desktop firewall) is a softwareapplication used to protect a single Internet-connected computer from intruders. Personal firewall protection is especially useful for users with "always-on" connections such as DSL or cable modem. Such connections use a static IP address that makes them especially vulnerable to potential hackers. Often compared to anti-virus applications, personal firewallswork in the background at the device (link layer) level to protect theintegrity of the system from malicious computer code by controlling Internetconnections to and from a user's computer, filtering inbound and outboundtraffic, and alerting the user to attempted intrusions.
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