Re: Hacking a firewall
On Tue, Aug 03, 1999 at 08:48:25AM +0100, Simon Martin wrote:
> 1) Comparison of Debian Vs Firewall-1
> My major competition here is Firewall-1. Anyone know of any comparison of
> features / robustness / weaknesses?
Well.. the GUI is great, anybody thinks to know it and the support for
strange new media protocols is build in. This is the feature and weakness of
Well actually it depends on the packages you want to use on linux how
easy/secure/fast it is.
> 2) VPN
> Is this available on Debian? Can I get the TCP/IP stack to encrypt / decrypt
> automatically? If so what encryption methods are available?
A lot. PPP via SSH, IPsec, CIPE, tunnelv, IPIP, ..