Re: Off Topic: iptables, ping, traceroute
William Jensen wrote:
> I've setup a fairly restrictive set of rules for iptables and have been,
> up to this point, extremely satisfied with its performance. However,
> I've recently started having some signifiant issues with my cable modem
> provider and they routinely want to ping and traceroute to my machine.
> This requires me to take down my firewall and wait for them to finish,
> then put it back up.
As an only marginally related question, does anyone know of a good way
to configure a linux system to refuse all connections to any system that
is brokenly not responding to ICMP packets?
see shy jo