Which statement is a characteristic of a packet filtering firewall?
- They filter fragmented packets.
- They have a high impact on network performance.
- They are susceptible to IP spoofing.
- They examine each packet in the context of the state of a connection.
Explanation: Packet filtering firewalls have a low impact on network performance. They are stateless, examining each packet individually and they do not filter fragmented packets well.
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