Security Rules and Firewall Requirements?

Answer Firewalls are often the first line of defense for a computer or private network. Most firewall systems run off of access control lists -- sets of rules that allow or deny certain types of traffic f... Read More »

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Windows XP Firewall Rules?

Firewall rules define what to do with incoming and outgoing Internet traffic. Windows XP comes bundled with a very basic firewall in Service Pack 2 (SP2), but many other vendors also offer firewall... Read More »

Norton security firewall broken?

Any number of things could have caused this. Click on your Norton Icon, there should be an option to "Fix Issues" or something similar. If not (or if this does not fix the problem) then right cli... Read More »

How to Disable Firewall in AVG Internet Security?

AVG is an antivirus software program available for PCs. One of its components is a built-in firewall that limits the number of incoming port connections. This limits what kinds of websites and othe... Read More »

Do DOD components and Agencies add their own requirements to the department's baseline requirements to ensure that security measures are effective for their unique missions and functions?

That would depend on the type of job, level of security clearance, level of authority, etc. For instance, FBI trainees typically make about $50k per year. Someone working in immigration might start... Read More »