Andrew Libby on 26 Apr 2016 03:58:28 -0700

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Re: [PLUG] Firewall Software Recommendation

While it might be overkill, we've had a lot of good experiences with
shorewall. Good debian/ ubuntu packaging, and I'd think a setup like
you're describing would be pretty straight forward to setup.

I'm curious to know what you find/ decide on.



On 4/26/16 6:12 AM, Casey Bralla wrote:
> As part of my security camera setup, I'm adding a Debian box with 2 NICs to 
> use as a "reverse firewall" to keep the cheap Chinese camera from phoning home.
> I've been using Shorewall as my main firewall on a 3-NIC Debian system, and find 
> it very nice and easy to set up.   However, it's been a while since I 
> researched firewalls.
> Anybody have a recommendation for firewall software?  I'm looking for ease and 
> simplicity rather than complex capability.
> TIA!

Andrew Libby
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