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Firewall

The legal barrier between banking and broker/dealer operations within a financial institution created to prevent the exchange of inside information.

Chinese Wall

Informal; the imposed lack of communication between the investment banking and brokerage services of a financial institution. The Chinese wall exists in order to prevent brokers and investment bankers working for the same company from deliberately or accidentally sharing inside information that could lead to illegal insider trading. The Chinese wall protects both the financial institution at large and the individual investment bankers and brokers.
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The mission of soldiers serving on the DMZ is to defend their nation first, and then to fight boredom second.
Environmentalists around the world are organizing to protect the DMZ's ecosystem, to persuade the two governments that there is more value in that than in paving over the DMZ and urbanizing it.
Because of the battalion's proximity to the DMZ, the battalion considers NEO missions among its highest priorities.
We want to plant a seed showing that Koreans, too, should be free to cross the DMZ in their work towards reconciliation, putting an end to the division and fear that keep them in a state of war.
The DMZ is based at Ryerson but it's not just for students; this unique community is home to entrepreneurs and innovators of all ages from across Toronto, Canada and the world.
Providing an immediate cost savings by eliminating duplicated application licenses and the hardware costs of front-end servers, RSAccess also introduces operational efficiency by eliminating the need for constant data synchronization between the internal application servers and the servers at the DMZ.
But on the other hand, the DMZ is facing a lot of potential threats arising from future possible access, including development," he warned.
The kind of tension that reality creates means that Soldiers working within the JSA and the DMZ must always be on guard.
Supplies and equipment for recovery operations in 2004 will also be moved by ground transportation across the DMZ, and members of U.
The honeypots are placed among external servers in the DMZ to capture attacks against the public servers and/or in the internal network, or internal attacks (which either originated from an internal or an external source, through penetration of the firewall and the use of internal machines as launching pads to attack other systems).
DMZ purchased the site for $163,000 two years ago from Robert and LuAnne Vogel, Robert Vogel Jr.
The South Korean Defense Ministry said it witnessed movements of the North Korean army outside the DMZ but has not yet been notified of the start of the reconstruction work.