Security+ Exam Prep Question of the Week

What hardware device can both filter content and cache data?

  1. Switch
  2. Proxy
  3. Router
  4. VPN Connector

The correct answer is 2.

A proxy is able to filter content like a firewall, but is also able to cache data. The other devices, switch, router, and VPN concentrator may be able to filter, but do not typically support caching.

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