[ILUG-BOM] About firewalls...

Amarendra Godbole (Intl Vendor) v-amarg@[EMAIL-PROTECTED]
Mon Jul 15 10:21:12 IST 2002


> Packet filtering alongwith other measures should work. IPchains is
> good try it out. Also use tools like dsniff and nmap to check the
> security of the network.Shutdown services which are not
> needed. And block
> all ports which are not in use.

...and follow the paranoid approach to security. ``Deny all, allow
selectively.'' You should be enough secure that way... :)

--amar

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Amarendra A. Godbole / Microsoft ``Services For UNIX'' / These opinions
are _MINE_.
If anything can go wrong, _FIX_ it. (To hell with MURPHY)




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