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Factors in network security system design are trust, boundaries assumptions and human factors. How are these factors involved in the design of a secure network?
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Trust is established through Certificates, Passwords, Encryption Keys, etc.
Boundaries Assumptions can be defined as File/Folder Permissions, Network Traffic Rules, etc.
Human factors are endless. Usually you want to limit or eliminate human factors in a secure network. (I.E. You cant expect Sally in marketing to create a strong password and verify the integrity of her machine.)
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