Frontends to Iptables/netfilter

Stuart Sears stuart at sjsears.com
Thu Oct 20 08:17:38 PDT 2005


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Archaic wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 18, 2005 at 09:53:36AM +0100, Richard A Downing wrote:
> 
>>I think you learn more by 'getting your hands dirty', but like you I'd
>>like a nice front-end that's compatible with LFS/BLFS.  There are a
>>whole lot of firewall 'products' out there, but they all seem to have
>>their own distro in tow.  I hope I'll be intightened too.
> 
> 
> Agreed. Writing your own iptables scripts is definitely worth your time
> the first few times around. After that, though.... I like ipfw (freeBSD)
> but never looked to see if there was anything like it for linux.
> 
how about	
firestarter	http://www.fs-security.com/
guarddog	http://www.simonzone.com/software/guarddog/
fwbuilder	http://www.fwbuilder.org/
kmyfirewall	http://kmyfirewall.sourceforge.net/

Regards

Stuart
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Stuart Sears RHCE RHCX
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