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What is the difference between Checkpoint and pix firewall?

What is the difference between Checkpoint and pix firewall?
These are simply two different types of firewall products. PIX is hardware based. Checkpoint can be setup on a pc of your choice. There are many different types of firewalls that can be setup on a network. Which one is right for you depends on your requirements and budget. Other popular products include: Sidewinder, Gauntlet, Raptor, and BorderWare.
This was first published in October 2003

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