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Re: Using linux to protect a DSL connection.

> How should I protect these systems from outside hack attacks?
Use Bridging
 and IPChains
> If I add a second network card to the linux system and set it up as a
> firewall, will I still use the ISP assigned IP address or will it be
> wasted?
This is possible.

> What is the best way to configure the Samba services so it isn't a
> security leak via the gateway?
Don't allow SMB to get through your firewall. :)

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