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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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If John Doe surfs the Internet through an elite proxy server, there is an even stronger chance that he or she will remain anonymous because proxy servers are designed to obscure the blogger's footprints.
1 Using the Netscape proxy server in a reverse mode provides the first level of security.
The new SiteMinder proxy server agent combined with SiteMinder's market leading Web server plug-in architecture offers customers the broadest range of solutions for securely managing e-commerce portals.
Specifically, the feature allows administrators to monitor categories of content including anonymous proxy servers, and track attempts to access flagged categories or search attempts though popular search engines including Google[TM], Yahoo[TM], and Windows Live[TM].
That was really important, because city services couldn't be suspended while I took some course on how to use a proxy server.
5 acting as a authentication proxy server and a kerberized service for Windows Active Directory, they were able to create a seamless, global directory and common authentication service between their non-Windows applications and their internal system in a matter of weeks.
SmartFilter on the Microsoft Proxy Server is an ideal solution for bringing to small businesses the resources that have traditionally only been available to larger organizations," said Gus Maldanado, product marketing manager, Secure Computing Network Security Division.
Our training videos show businesses that are building intranets and connecting their networks to the Internet how they can use Microsoft Proxy Server to strengthen network security, boost network performance, and decrease total cost of ownership," said Clint Argyle, president of KeyStone Learning Systems.
Voxeo's SIP proxy server is compatible with nearly all SIP Voice over IP devices, networks, and platforms, including a variety of SIP gateways that support integration with T1, E1, ISDN, PBX, analog, and call center / Automatic Call Distributor (ACD) lines.
Nasdaq: SPYG) today announced SurfWatch ProServer Netscape(R) Proxy Server Edition.
Nasdaq: MSFT) announced the availability of Microsoft(R) Proxy Server 2.
6 /PRNewswire/ -- Netscape Communications Corporation (Nasdaq: NSCP) today announced a preview release of Netscape(R) Proxy Server 3.