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Packet Filtering - definition(s)

Packet Filtering - A feature incorporated into routers to limit the flow of information based on pre-determined communications such as source, destination, or type of service being provided by the network. Packet filters let the administrator limit protocol specific traffic to one network segment, isolate email domains, and perform many other traffic control functions.

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Source: KeyBank, 28 August 2011 09:46:28, External 

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