OT: building a new MS machine and stuck at the firewall

Harondel J. Sibble mailscanner at PDSCC.COM
Tue Feb 28 07:49:48 GMT 2006

On 27 Feb 2006 at 20:32, Julian Field wrote:

> Once you've got iptables in, how do you configure it?
> Presumably there are some reasonable firewall configuration tools 
> included with RHEL/CentOS?

Well you can do it from the cli, or use the system-config-securitylevel 
(IIRC) tool, however this tool is VERY basic.  Personally I prefer to install 
shorewall and webmin, disable the RHEL firewall and do all the shorewall 
configuration via webmin.

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