Using the web, search for “software firewalls.” Examine the various alternatives available and compare their functionality, cost, features, and type of protection. Perform an analysis and describe which one you think is better and why. Create a weighted ranking to your own evaluation of the features and specifications of each. (Do not copy and paste from the vendors website).
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Firewalls can be defined as network security systems that manage the coming in and going out network traffic on the basis of a specified set of rules (Goncalves, 2000). They serve as barriers between trusted networks and less trusted ones through controlled access to a network’s resources by means of a positive management model. A software or personal firewall refers to a program that aids in performing these…
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