[kwlug-disc] IPCop (and friends) vs hardware router
unsolicited at swiz.ca
Fri Jun 19 12:34:58 EDT 2009
L.D. Paniak wrote, On 06/19/2009 9:40 AM:
> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
> Hash: SHA1
> I guess a hardware firewall is a software firewall hidden in a black
> box. Talking down the "software" solutions is a good way to sell black
> john at netdirect.ca wrote:
>> As an off topic rant I always disagree with the term "hardware router" and
>> "hardware firewall".
I think you'd be hard pressed these days to find a routing only black
box with no firewall elements at all.
Black boxes have their place.
More information about the kwlug-disc