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Re: browser problem from inside firewall

On Monday, 04.07.2005 at 10:40 +0100, jpff@codemist.co.uk wrote:

> I have just (well yesterday) changed by firewall from an aging RedHat
> system to Debian.  Most things seem OK (couple of minor spamassassin
> problems) but there is one MAJOR problem that I do not understand.
> The simplest form is when a user inside the firewall attempts to
> upload a photo to flickr.com it just hangs and eventually times out.
> If the same thing is done from the firewall itself it works instantly.
> I deduce that something in Debian is being very cautious, but I do not
> know what.  The iptables I have as the same as on previous system, and
> it used to work.
> Any suggestions as were to look?  This is a major problem as it also
> affects on-line banking which is important for the company..

We might be able to assist if you show us the firewall rulesets and some
log files ...

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