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English term or phrase:firewall
Spanish translation:firewall
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23:23 Jun 11, 2001
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: firewall
the firewall will prevent hackers from breaking into the system.
Hernan Navas
firewall
Explanation:
Among computing people it is known as such. If you want to try a translation, use "cortafuegos"...

But I would leave it English.

(Been translating computing manuals and software for more than 4 years)
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Pilar T. Bayle
Local time: 00:48
Grading comment
Thank you. Your answer is what I suspected: firewall, without a translation. Quite a few computer terms are left like that, in the original. Cortafuegos doesn't cut the mustard.
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firewall


Explanation:
Among computing people it is known as such. If you want to try a translation, use "cortafuegos"...

But I would leave it English.

(Been translating computing manuals and software for more than 4 years)


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Pilar T. Bayle
Local time: 00:48
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 183
Grading comment
Thank you. Your answer is what I suspected: firewall, without a translation. Quite a few computer terms are left like that, in the original. Cortafuegos doesn't cut the mustard.
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