Re: remote build of Debian router
On Mon, Nov 29, 2004 at 03:29:34PM -0500, David Mandelberg wrote:
> Mike M wrote:
> > 1) connect Deb box to cable modem
> > 2) ssh to Deb box to test access
> > 3) have father install 2nd NIC on Deb box
> > 4) using ssh, install iptables and configure iptables on Deb box
> That would work, but one problem is that when testing firewall rulesets
> (especially if you've never done this before) it's relatively easy lock
> yourself out.
I would fit the profile described :-).
> Also, there should be a firewall on the box before it's
> ever connected to the net.
Chicken/egg dilemma here? Any suggestions?
Moving forward in pushing back the envelope of the corporate paradigm.