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ashoklinux 01-30-2010 10:26 PM

books for firewall
pls guide me for proper use of iptables and tell me good books for indepth study

mesiol 01-31-2010 01:50 AM


did you check amazon website by searching there for iptables? Google is also your friend.

jschiwal 01-31-2010 01:56 AM

This one is pretty good. Also look at the links at the bottom for other Linux Firewall books.

salasi 01-31-2010 04:45 AM

and, in case you didn't really want to buy a book, but wanted something you could look through at your leisure as a .pdf or print out (and, because I've never answered a LQ question with an answer that can be sung to the Robin Hood theme before) and, as you said, in depth:


Frozentux, frozentuz has a manual!
Frozentux, frozentuz has a manual!
has a manual!
has a manual!

(they call it a tutorial, but, it looks like a manual to me)

After that, a search on 'iptables' and 'tutorial' will give you some good hits too.

manwichmakesameal 02-01-2010 03:58 PM

If you are looking for a dead-tree version of an iptables book, I would suggest Linux Firewalls.

chrism01 02-01-2010 10:17 PM

For in-depth info

ashoklinux 02-04-2010 09:56 AM

thanku for given guidence

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