tiny firewall boxes

jvetterli-Rn4VEauK+AKRv+LV9MX5uipxlwaOVQ5f at public.gmane.org jvetterli-Rn4VEauK+AKRv+LV9MX5uipxlwaOVQ5f at public.gmane.org
Tue Jul 14 22:15:41 UTC 2009

On Tue, Jul 14, 2009 at 01:10:28PM -0700, Aviss,Tyler wrote:
> Having dealt with both Linux (iptables/ipchains) and BSD (ipnat/ 
> ipfilter/ipfw) I would have to say that there's little to be feared by  
> BSD firewall rules. They're actually quite easy to figure out if you  
> have 'nix firewall experience, and comparably nice to maintain.

Don't forget packetfilter (pf) on BSD (at least OpenBSD and FreeBSD).  I 
personally found it a lot better than the others you mentioned.  (Then 
my FreeBSD machine died. *Sniff*)

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