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    Closing Ports
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    Introduction to Intrusion Protection & Network Security
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    ISAlliance: Common Sense Guide for Home & Individual Users
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    Jay Beale's Linux/Unix Security Articles
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  • Building Your Firewall Rulebase
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  • White Papers & Publications
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    Maximum Security (online book)
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  • Keeping Your Site Comfortably Secure: An Introduction to Internet Firewalls (direct download)
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  • - Personal Firewalls Are Mostly Snake-Oil Down
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  • ONLINE Library Archive
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 - Firewall Vulnerability
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  • How Firewalls Work
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