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Re: Linux firewall vs. other products

Sven Burgener wrote:
> How does the security of a firewall implemented with Linux / ipchains
> compare to other (commercial?) products?

Don't forget that ipchains configures a packet filter in the kernel,
not a 'real' firewall.

I depends on your security requirements whether a packet filter is
sufficient, but if it's just "hey can I block packets like these", then
the answer is yes you can.


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