OT: Router

Ugo Bellavance ugob at lubik.ca
Fri Mar 16 17:55:14 CET 2007

Glenn Steen wrote:
> On 16/03/07, Chris Sweeney <csweeney at osubucks.org> wrote:
>> smoothwall works great with the superkernel you can do about anything
>> you would want and then some.
>> Paul Welsh wrote:
>> > Sorry this is OT but I'm sure I'll get some sensible answers here.
>> >
>> > I've been playing with the Sophos SC1000 appliance that scans web 
>> pages for
>> > nasties before end users get to see them.  This web content scanning 
>> malarky
>> > is going to be "a big thing" I'm sure.
>> >
> haven't more than sniffed at them but both monowall and IPCop (how
> should we term that... "Smoothwalls less commercial offshoot"?) seem
> like capable and affordable alternatives.
> Might be worth your time.
> But do go for something more "firewall" than "router".

I've worked with open-source version of smoothwall for a while and it 
went ok.  Ipcop seems nice.  I personnaly work more with m0n0wall and 
Pfsense on WRAP boards.


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