G'day folks,Not exactly a newbie to Linux but it has been a LONG time, maybe RH6/7 era, since I've done anything with it other than use pre-build firewall distros (IPcop, Unta... [by SuperGumby]
on 07/07/2012 – Made popular on 07/07/2012
Setting up a firewall for IPtables can be rather difficult, especially if its your first time. A firewall is something you need to have, whether you are just trying to keep hackers out, or trying to meet a requirement such as PCI compliance, or HIIPA compliance. Luckily the folks at rfxnetworks, created a CLI based configuration for IPtables.
Good evening to any one interested enough to read this.
It's been many years since I have played with a linux firewall... My beginnings were with ipchains right before iptables became the new thing, at which point I started using it... but that was a long time ago, and I haven't had the need to stay up to date.