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sysconfig:firewall [2018/06/02 11:26]
z5t1 [Cucumber Linux Iptables Integration]
sysconfig:firewall [2018/06/14 12:20] (current)
z5t1 [Configuring the Firewall]
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 As soon as networking is enabled, it opens a system up to a massive array of attacks. In order to help mitigate against many network attacks, it is of paramount importance that the system firewall be configured correctly. As soon as networking is enabled, it opens a system up to a massive array of attacks. In order to help mitigate against many network attacks, it is of paramount importance that the system firewall be configured correctly.
  
-Cucumber Linux uses the standard Linux firewall: Iptables. Configuring Iptables can be a very complicated task. This page will cover how to set up reasonable default firewall rules. Every other page that instructs you on how to modify the firewall rules will assume that you are using the firewall rules from this section. Additionally,​ this section will cover how Iptables is integrated with Cucumber Linux, including how to change the default firewall rules and setting ​Iptables to be active when the system boots.+Cucumber Linux uses the standard Linux firewall: Iptables. Configuring Iptables can be a very complicated task. This page will cover how to set up reasonable default firewall rules. Every other page that instructs you on how to modify the firewall rules will assume that you are using the firewall rules from this section. Additionally,​ this section will cover how Iptables is integrated with Cucumber Linux, including how to change the default firewall rules and set Iptables to be active when the system boots.
  
 ===== Basic Iptables Configuration ===== ===== Basic Iptables Configuration =====
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