Irewalls and Proxy Servers: Protecting Your Network Perimeter

In 1,000 (±100) words, summarize your organization s use of firewalls and other technologies to protect your networks and Internet-visible systems. You will want to find out such things as what type of firewalls are used (packet filtering, stateful inspection, etc.) and what sort of DMZ structure is employed. Also, to what extent are firewalls used internally, to segment networks or protect servers, behind the Internet firewall(s)? Where? What kinds? If you have public Web sites, explore how they are currently protected?