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By nadir_hussain ·
will IPSec make firewall obsolete?

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by Deadly Ernest In reply to Firewalls
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by laird.Beamesderfer In reply to Firewalls

To elaborate a little on eebywater's answer:
IPSEC is used mostly to secure connections between computers (the main use being with VPN's). This secures communications to an extent, but if you are using a computer that needs to surf the web, online gaming, etc., you will not be using IPSEC for that communication.
This is one area where a firewall will come into play.

Hope this helps a little more.

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by mihkel183 In reply to Firewalls
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by wlbowers In reply to Firewalls

Read up and decide for your self.

http://tinyurl.com/4ajf8

Lee

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