nVidia puts a firewall on a motherboard

Thursday, 21 October 2004, 3:57 PM EST

Nvidia has become the first to release a motherboard controller that makes it possible to build a hardware firewall within a PC itself.

The catch is that the new PCI-based chip set will only work with AMD Athlon 64, 64 FX, and AMD’s new budget Sempron processors. It is not clear whether the chip set will be made to work in Intel systems at a later date.

By John E. Dunn at PC Advisor.

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