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firewall
American English: /ˈfaɪ(ə)rˌwɔl/
British English: /ˈfʌɪəwoːl/

Translation of firewall in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 (in building)
    muro (masculine) cortafuego(s)
  • 2 (Computing)
    cortafuegos (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • The risk can be managed by aggressively monitoring computers and networks through firewalls, strict download policies, and frequent security audits.
    • Invest in a software firewall and keep your system up to date.
    • They should ensure they have up-to-date anti-virus software and personal firewalls.

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