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OSI

abbreviation for
(Computer Science) open systems interconnection; an international standardization model to facilitate communications among computers with different protocols
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The ideal way to secure these links is to encrypt at the lowest layer possible in the OSI stack.
This release extends Distrix' unique security philosophy to deliver VPN capability at any layer of the OSI stack for branch-to-datacenter and branch-to-branch connectivity.
Current methods modify the unused bits along the OSI stack in order to create the covert data channels (Murdoch & Lewis, 2005).
The term "application-level" in Check Point's case refers to protocols used at layers 5 through 7 of the OSI stack, rather than with the actual application logic itself, as tackled with software from companies such as Sanctum Inc and Teros Inc.
ONE recognizes this basic need and provides a solution with our new OSI stack on Windows NT," said Rose Ryan, ONE product manager.
The diversity of algorithms has also moved up the OSI stack to embrace Layer 7 (application layer) functionality, as well.
400 server comes with a full OSI stack that lets users connect to AppleTalk and other LANs and to wide area networks, including public X.