Security Perimeter: Definition, Solutions & Devices


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What is meant by the phrase 'network perimeter'?

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1. What is used to manage or filter data traffic coming into a network?

2. Through which of the following will data pass in order to enter a company's private enterprise network?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

In order to protect different computers and programs, security perimeter devices and solutions can be used, and you can gauge your knowledge of these security measures with the quiz and worksheet.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Utilize these materials, checking your knowledge of:

  • How data traffic is managed
  • Name for someone trying to access information illegally
  • Equipment used to sound an alarm and shut down portions of a network
  • The meaning of network perimeter
  • Something data will pass in order to enter a company's private enterprise network

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on security perimeter solutions and devices
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about how data traffic is filtered or managed
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about the meaning of network perimeter and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

Get more familiar with these topics with the lesson called Security Perimeter: Definition, Solutions & Devices. These objectives can be covered:

  • Define perimeter
  • Review traits of access controls
  • Analyze intrusion detection systems
  • Know the basic questions to ask when figuring out how to protect a network