Firewalls are not an ideal tool for most schools. Firewalls
are useful in creating boundaries, but most schools have as many
problems from within as without.
You'll need to look at means of building a defense in depth
which may include a firewall behind which your financial and registrar
| I am a member of a team responsible for researching, selecting and configuring
| a reliable firewall system. We are a community college with a VAX/VMS and
| Novell shop. We have two specific questions of which we need answers to.
"It is seldom that liberty of any kind is lost all at once."