Firewalls and Internet Security: Repelling the Wily Hacker, a 1994 book by William R. Cheswick and Steve Bellovin, helped define the concept of a network firewall.  Describing in detail one of the first major firewall deployments at AT&T, the book influenced the formation of the perimeter security model, which became the dominant network security architecture in the mid-1990s.
In 2003, a second edition came out, adding Aviel D. Rubin to the authors.
- ^ Cheswick, William; Bellovin (1994). Firewalls and Internet Security: Repelling The Wily Hacker. Addison Wesley. ISBN 0-201-63357-4.
- ^ Collinson, Peter (1994-07-09). "Review: How to build an electronic bomb". New Scientist.
- ^ William R. Cheswick and Steven M. Bellovin, Firewalls and internet security: Repelling the wily hacker, Addison-Wesley, 1994