Re: Introductory reading on firewall/iptables/etc for new Debian user?
Chris Bannister wrote:
On Tue, Apr 23, 2013 at 09:28:17AM -0500, Richard Owlett wrote:
I will be using email, Usenet, browser and occasionally file
Nothing on my system should look/act like a server.
I want all programs to access the internet after explicitly asking
The response to the request may be:
Ask each occurrence
Are you sure you are "looking" at this in the right way? e.g. :
I wasn't specifying "how" but "end result".
Rephrased "A program shall not unexpectedly communicate with
Thankyou. I've browsed but not read in detail yet.
You may want to look at shorewall, if you decide you need one.
When I had shorewall running the console was flooded with messages about
root@tal:~# less /etc/sysctl.conf
# Uncomment the following to stop low-level messages on console
#kernel.printk = 3 4 1 3