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Old 06-23-2010, 11:49 PM   #1
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DNS, SENDMAIL and FIREWALL ROUTER in a box?


Is this possible to deploy DNS, SENDMAIL and FIREWALL/ROUTER in a machine running Red Hat Enterprise Server 5. If yess how many ip's and domains required and how to deploy?
 
Old 06-24-2010, 07:13 AM   #2
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Yes; 1; read some tutorials
 
Old 06-24-2010, 12:53 PM   #3
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Yes you can deploy them all on one machine and depending on your needs you only need 1 IP. Number of domains is up to you, one is sufficient (and even that isn't needed depending on circumstances.

However, I strongly recommended that if this is intended to be a firewall, NO other services are running on the box. Firewalls are intended to be the security gateway and should be running on a dedicated box. The more services you run on the firewall box the greater the possibility for it to be compromised.
 
  


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