The Gateway to Computer Science Excellence
First time here? Checkout the FAQ!
x
0 votes
42 views

" Firewall will only allow external hosts to send packets on existing open TCP connections or connections that are being opened (by internal hosts) but not allow them to open TCP connections to hosts in the private network"

What problem will arise, if it open TCP connections to hosts in the private network ?

asked in Computer Networks by Veteran (98.3k points)
edited by | 42 views

1 Answer

0 votes
As we know firewalls are used for security concern .It prevents from data leakage.So i think because of maintaining the security of data it will not allow to open TCP connection to hosts in the private network.
answered by Active (3.6k points)


Quick search syntax
tags tag:apple
author user:martin
title title:apple
content content:apple
exclude -tag:apple
force match +apple
views views:100
score score:10
answers answers:2
is accepted isaccepted:true
is closed isclosed:true

40,851 questions
47,514 answers
145,842 comments
62,274 users