What type of networking technology is used to convert externally accessible IP addresses to an internal IP address?
A) Domain Name Services
B) Destination Network Address Translation
C) Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol
D) Source Network Address Translation
E) A bag of holding with a bunch of networks stuffed inside
The answer: B) Destination Network Address Translation
A destination NAT is used in IPv4 networks to allow external devices to access resources on internal servers without directly exposing the server to the Internet.
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