Shorewall – A High-Level Firewall for Configuring Linux Servers

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Rob Krul

Rob is an avid user of Linux and Open Source Software, with over 15 years experience in the tech geek universe. Aside from experimenting with the many flavors of Linux, he enjoys working with BSDs, Solaris, and OS X. He currently works as an Independent IT Contractor.

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6 Responses

  1. haroon says:

    i have installed but is giving me as follow;

    #yum install shorewall6
    Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, security
    Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile
    * Webmin: webmin.mirror.somersettechsolutions.co.uk
    * base: mirror.informatik.hs-fulda.de
    * extras: mirror.skylink-datacenter.de
    * updates: mirror.23media.de
    Setting up Install Process
    No package shorewall6 available.

  2. Melanie says:

    I’m really hoping that you will answer this. can shorewall be used together csf firewall?

  3. Rob Krul says:

    ufw is a decent firewall system for a standalone machine, but Shorewall is a more advanced firewall solution. In this article, I demonstrated how it would be configured over a two interface machine.

  4. gerrit says:

    What about this one: sudo ufw enable
    sudo ufw status verbose
    ufw disable

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