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Old 07-26-2006, 11:12 PM   #1
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linux firewalls

how do i know if my firewall is efficient. is there a good one i should be using?
i'm using the one that came in my distro.
Old 07-26-2006, 11:31 PM   #2
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There is, as far as I know, one standard firewall for linux: iptables. Everything else is a frontend to iptables.
Old 07-27-2006, 06:57 AM   #3
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I am also newbie. For linux, you should try iptables.
check this site
Good for novice



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