What is the process of modifying IP addresses as packets traverse routers or firewalls?
A) Packet filtering
B) Network analysis
C) Network address translation
E) My router has a hitch in its giddy-up.
The answer: C) Network address translation
Network address translation is a common method of modifying IP addresses. This is commonly used to share a single Internet-routable address across many different computers.
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