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Re: Questions about Firewall Exceptions
From: Michael Hornung <hornung () CAC WASHINGTON EDU>
Date: Wed, 14 Mar 2007 14:58:09 -0700
Could you perhaps qualify your question by specifying whether you're
talking about border firewalls or some smaller level of zone firewall?
Michael Hornung Computing & Communications
hornung () washington edu University of Washington
On Wed, 14 Mar 2007 at 16:33, Greg T. Grimes wrote:
|I have a few questions about how everyone handles firewall exceptions. I
|know everyone won't have the same settup as we do, but MSU is looking to
|have a formal authorization process for exceptions. Thanks in advance.
|1. Who manages your firewalls? Central IT, Department IT?
|2. Do you you require approval for an exception in a firewall for a
| a. If so, who approves?
| b. What is the approval process?
| c. Do you use a form?
|3. What exceptions do you allow or disallow?
|Again, thank you in advance for your responses. Have a great day.
|Greg T. Grimes
|ITS -- Network Services
|Mississippi State University
|greg () its msstate edu