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Old 02-02-2018, 02:45 PM   #1
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Primary Linux Firewall linked to Secondary Windows Units?


Toying with the idea of using my ancient IBM ThinkCentre as a standalone firewall. Scenario: CAT5 to Router>Linux Firewall(IBM)>Another router>Output to Windows systems (up to three). Viable? Logic is that Linux negates badware. However assuming this setup, say I've downloaded a specific MS virus with this setup (which Linux is prone to via architecture) and passes to unprotected Win. Fail? And what cables to do such inter connectivity? Anyone?
 
Old 02-02-2018, 03:35 PM   #2
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Most internet connected routers do firewalling for you.
 
  


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