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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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Yoggie Security Systems(TM) today launched its new Open Firewall Pico(TM) and Open Firewall SOHO(TM), the first open hardware firewalls based on its award-winning Gatekeeper technology.
There is no software to download and configure and the Tiny Hardware Firewall protects mobile devices from hacking attempts and encrypts all of the users traffic.
As strong as a hardware firewall is for inbound traffic, you'll still need a software firewall to catch outbound mischief like spyware and viruses that use your system to send mail without your consent.
a provider of public VPN services since 2001 has released the second generation of Tiny Hardware Firewalls at http://www.
The Tiny Hardware Firewall is a credit card sized mobile security endpoint that protects wired or wireless devices from hacking attacks and malware by hiding the users phone, tablet, or laptop behind a hardened hardware firewall while leveraging the 256bit AES VPN and cloud based anti malware infrastructure of HotSpotVPN.
Contract notice: Delivery, installation and configuration of the hardware firewall in the form of a cluster of devices publishing services team blade servers to the internet and devices to access the internet users of these servers with full wiring within the framework of the project science portal for the institute of intelligent information systems technical university of czestochowa.
Our hardware firewall appliances are IPv6 Ready today to provide the networking infrastructure technologies that our enterprise and government customers can rely on for years to come," said Patrick Sweeney, vice president of product management, SonicWALL.
About three in four online adults (74 percent) have not installed a hardware firewall, and about half (53 percent) have neglected to install a software firewall.
6 The supply, installation and configuration of network devices: a hardware firewall and the network switch;
The offering includes a hardware firewall, one year subscription to SonicWALL's Gateway Anti-Virus, Anti-Spyware, Intrusion Prevention and Content Filtering services, firmware updates, and 8X5 support for all-in-one network protection.
However, while a hardware firewall may protect an office network, as soon as an employee takes a laptop home and ventures onto the 'Net, a new unprotected path opens up for a hacker.