Application gateway

Updated: 04/26/2017 by Computer Hope

application firewallAlternatively referred to as an application firewall or application proxy, an application gateway is a firewall or proxy application for connecting to a computer behind a firewall. The connection addeds security to computers behind the firewall, by only displaying the IP address of the firewall or proxy, but at the cost of decreasing the overall speed.

Firewall, Network terms, Proxy, Security terms