LinuxQuestions.org
Register a domain and help support LQ
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Red Hat
User Name
Password
Red Hat This forum is for the discussion of Red Hat Linux.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 03-20-2005, 10:08 AM   #1
anamikasoni
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Mar 2005
Posts: 11

Rep: Reputation: 0
ACL support


Hello,

I may have posted this query before on other forum but havent recd any reply..... so i am rephrasing it and posing it to all.....


I'm trying to simulate Firewalk (if anyone has used it it would be gr8 help), which uses libpcap, libnet & libdnet.....

For those who dont know, Firewalk is a tool built to enumerate the access control list of the target gateway,

I'm working on simple system which is in a network using RedHat 9.....

When i try to run Firewalk on this system it gives foll o/p:

Code:
Firewalk 5.0 [gateway ACL scanner]
fw_init_network(): route_get()
 
Total packets sent:                0
Total packet errors:               0
Total packets caught               0
Total packets caught of interest   0
Total ports scanned                0
Total ports open:                  0
Total ports unknown:               0
When i went thru release notes of RedHat 9 it states that it doesn't provide ACL support but provides the packages attr & acl for ACL testing....

Someone suggested I use Fedora Core 3....


I'm very confused as to what to use..... and what is the right thing to do?

Please help as it's very urgent...... Thanks
 
Old 03-21-2005, 08:29 PM   #2
AltF4
Member
 
Registered: Sep 2002
Location: .at
Distribution: SuSE, Knoppix
Posts: 532

Rep: Reputation: 31
You're mixing two different types of ACLs (Acces Control Lists)

-) Firewalk deals with network scanning (ACL on firewall)

-) attr & acl deal with file system permissions and ACLs
 
Old 03-21-2005, 11:11 PM   #3
anamikasoni
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Mar 2005
Posts: 11

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
ohhh......

Ohhh, ok .....i didnt know that...


In that case, what should I do now? Why am I getting this kind of output...

Please help
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
coreutils with acl support Zym0tiC Slackware 1 06-05-2005 08:05 AM
Getting ACL support in file system? technician Slackware 1 04-08-2005 05:14 PM
ReiserFS and ACL support? technician Linux - Software 2 07-28-2004 07:35 PM
acl support in Red Hat cuervo25 Linux - Security 2 11-15-2003 01:32 AM
Need diff files for acl support collen Linux - General 0 11-12-2003 04:04 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:03 PM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration