Forum OpenACS Q&A: Pros and Cons (and costs) of a "professional firewall"
26: Pros and Cons (and costs) of a "professional firewall" (response to 1)
Posted by Jerry Asher on 11/27/01 06:08 AM
Can anyone recommend appropriate firewalls for "typical" ACS installations, that is, an ACS website on one "standard" Linux box serving up a million or so hits per day (plus or minus half a million?)
What are the pros and cons of installing a firewall in front of your server (in addition to say, using tripwire, and snort on your server)? What are the expected costs of a firewall?