> I assume that we are talking about IP over ATM at this point,
> right? Future applications (or current apps in a very few sites) that
> run natively over ATM may not even require a 'firewall'.
> Videoconferencing comes to mind as one application where inbound
> connectivity could be better secured at the terminal units than at some
Interesting this .. is this the future as it's seen? That firewalls will become
redundant technology ? I'd better not setup as a purely firewall consultant
then :) Seriously, has anyone any further thoughts on this? Will firewalls
become redundant ? And if so, how long d'you reckon it'll be before they are?