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  1. Building Internet Firewalls; D. Brent Chapman and Elizabeth D. Zwicky; O'Reilly & Associates, 1995.
  2. Building Internet Firewalls, Second Edition; Elizabeth D. Zwicky, Simon Cooper, and D. Brent Chapman; O'Reilly & Associates, 2000.
  3. Building Linux and OpenBSD Firewalls; Wes Sonnenreich and Tom Yates; John Wiley & Sons, 2000.
  4. Cisco PIX Firewalls; Richard A. Deal; McGraw-Hill/Osborne, 2002.
  5. Cisco Secure PIX Firewalls; David W. Chapman Jr. and Andy Fox; Cisco Press, 2002.
  6. Firewalls: The Complete Reference; Keith E. Strassberg, Richard J. Gondek, and Gary Rollie; McGraw-Hill/Osborne, 2002.
  7. Firewalls and Internet Security: Repelling the Wily Hacker; William R. Cheswick and Steven M. Bellovin; Addison-Wesley, 1994.
  8. Firewalls and Internet Security: Repelling the Wily Hacker, Second Edition; William R. Cheswick, Steven M. Bellovin, and Aviel D. Rubin; Addison-Wesley, 2003.
  9. Inside Network Perimeter Security: The Definitive Guide to Firewalls, Virtual Private Networks (VPNs), Routers, and Intrusion Detection Systems; Stephen Northcutt, Lenny Zeltser, Scott Winters, Karen Fredrick, and Ronald W. Ritchey; New Riders Publishing, 2002.
  10. Internet Cryptography; Richard E. Smith; Addison-Wesley, 1997 (Chapter 8: IPSEC and Firewalls).
  11. Internet Firewalls and Network Security; Karanjit Siyan and Chris Hare; New Riders Publishing, 1995.
  12. Internet Security: Risk Analysis, Strategies, and Firewalls; Othmar Kyas; International Thomson Computer Press, 1997.
  13. Internetworking with TCP/IP, Volume I: Principles, Protocols, and Architecture, Fourth Edition; Douglas E. Comer; Prentice Hall, 2000 (Chapter 32: Internet Security and Firewall Design (IPsec)).
  14. Linux Firewalls; Robert Ziegler; Prentice Hall, 1999.
  15. Linux Firewalls, Second Edition; Robert L. Ziegler and Carl B. Constantine; New Riders Publishing, 2001.
  16. Load Balancing Servers, Firewalls, and Caches; Chandra Kopparapu; John Wiley & Sons, 2002.
  17. Network Security: Private Communication in a Public World, Second Edition; Charlie Kaufman, Radia Perlman, and Mike Speciner; Prentice Hall, 2002 (Chapter 23: Firewalls).
  18. Protecting Your Web Site with Firewalls; Marcus Goncalves; Prentice Hall, 1997.

Periodical Articles

  1. "Network Firewalls", ICM 32:9 Sep 1994 pgs 50-57.
  2. "Galvanized Internet Firewalls", DEC Professional 14:3 Mar 1995 pgs 31-34.
  3. "Build a Firewall", BYTE 20:4 Apr 1995 pgs 91-96.
  4. "Firewalls for Sale", BYTE 20:4 Apr 1995 pgs 99-104.
  5. "Windows NT Firewalls are Born" (product reviews), PCM 16:3 Feb 4 1997 pgs NE19-NE22.

Web Pages and Websites

  1. Wikipedia article "Firewall (computing)".
  2. Wikipedia article "Proxy server".
  3. Wikipedia article "SOCKS".