A customer of mine recently replaced their m0n0wall with a Fortigate
firewall because of two "benefits" of the fortigate. First they liked
the content filtering fortigate offered. They also liked the firewall
I'm a little unclear on exactly how a firewall does virus protection?
I'm sure its not smart enough to inspect all packets. Especially if
they are encrypted point to point, like Skype file transfer. Can
anyone explain how firewall virus protection is better than what
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