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What is a firewall? What are the functions of a firewall? What are its limitations? 2. In broad terms, how does the software of a computer organize information for storage and later retrieval? Does this process cause any potential locations for latent digital evidence? Is the latent evidence always in tact? Why or why not?

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AJS572 Week Five DQ'sWhat is a firewall? What are the functions of a firewall? What are its limitations? A firewall is a barrier that is constructed in the hardware or software of a computer system. The goal of the firewall is to prevent unauthorized users entering into the system to wreak havoc or to steal packets of information. All packets of information entering or leaving the system must first pass through the firewall. The firewall will examine each message before it is allowed to enter or exit the system. If the message contains malicious code or other viruses it will be prevented from entering the system. Firewalls are generally designed to protect network traffic and connections (Arthor, 2012). They do not prevent unauthorized users from physically entering the system. Firewalls filters all packets of information that attempt to enter the sy

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