Quiz Answer

Playing with fire(walls), Question No. 2

2.) What governs the type of traffic that is and is not allowed through a firewall?
A. rule base

B. gateway
C. access control list
D. partition

Answer from the SearchSecurity.com glossary:
"In the context of a computer server acting as a firewall, a rule base is a set of rules that govern what is and what is not allowed through the firewall."

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