Re: Linux firewall vs Windows and Hardware based firewalls
Mark Ferlatte wrote:
For any small (read: DS3 or less), a PC based firewall will perform just as
well as a hardware firewall. On the other hand, do you _want_ to be paged at
4am because your PC based firewall ate a disk?
My disk is 8 years old and still spinning.
If the only thing I had to worry about was one call every 8 years I would be
Get a really slow drive, they last longer.
It was kinda like stuffing the wrong card in a computer, when you're
stickin' those artificial stimulants in your arm.
-- Dion, noted computer scientist