LinuxQuestions.org
Review your favorite Linux distribution.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Security
User Name
Password
Linux - Security This forum is for all security related questions.
Questions, tips, system compromises, firewalls, etc. are all included here.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 05-02-2002, 04:38 PM   #1
jude
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Apr 2002
Posts: 3

Rep: Reputation: 0
unable to browse the internet with smoothwall


hi, am using smoothwall 0.9.9 SE with all available patches applied. I am able to connect to my firewall box via the browser and configure it. However, I am unable to get to any internet sites. Whatever URL i enter i keep getting the smoothwall home configuration page. What settings do I need to change to get out onto the internet?

I have scoured the smoothwall documentation but cannot find an answer to this problem. Would be most grateful for any assistance.

cheers
jude
 
Old 05-06-2002, 10:05 PM   #2
RecoilUK
Member
 
Registered: Jul 2001
Location: Southampton, England
Distribution: Mandrake 8.2 , Slackware 8.1, $LFS
Posts: 270

Rep: Reputation: 30
Hi

How exactly did you set it up, and what have you configured?

Settings on smoothwall and settings on networked pc,s?

RecoilUK
 
Old 05-06-2002, 10:14 PM   #3
RecoilUK
Member
 
Registered: Jul 2001
Location: Southampton, England
Distribution: Mandrake 8.2 , Slackware 8.1, $LFS
Posts: 270

Rep: Reputation: 30
Oh and btw

This is not a security question but a networking question.

RecoilUK
 
Old 05-07-2002, 08:06 AM   #4
Mara
Moderator
 
Registered: Feb 2002
Location: Grenoble
Distribution: Debian
Posts: 9,667

Rep: Reputation: 215Reputation: 215Reputation: 215
I think it is a security question...
Looks like smothwall is too well configured, so it's not allowing net access.
Check if it is blocking port 80 and if there is masqerade configured. And if you have default route set to the interface that connects you to the Net.
 
  


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
Unable to browse ALL webpages jr88 Slackware 6 10-27-2005 12:06 PM
Unable to browse the internet daliernest Linux - Newbie 2 08-12-2004 04:50 PM
Unable to browse internet windoze killa Linux - Networking 17 02-10-2004 03:53 AM
windows clients unable to Browse digihall7 Linux - Networking 3 10-06-2003 05:54 AM
Unable to Browse Sites tanmay_79 Linux - Networking 1 09-05-2002 02:08 AM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Security

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:32 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
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
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration