[rescue] IPFILTER woes
wonko at arkham.ws
Mon Feb 18 18:04:52 CST 2002
On Mon, Feb 18, 2002 at 06:44:57PM -0500, George Adkins wrote:
> Yeah, don't run your firewall on Slowlaris.
> run it on OpenBSD or NetBSD if you're good at tightening a Box up.
this was my first choice. there is one serious flaw with this though. there
is to this day, no SBus FDDI support in anything but Solaris. so i have no
choice but to run Solaris on this machine. and besides, Solaris is not that
terrible a thing. really.
> OpenBSD supports transparent Bridging Firewalls.
> No IP, no TTL decrement, totally stealth, totally unassailable.
yeah, that's swank.
> (Of course, you have to actually know what you are doing, there's no GUI or
> proxies or handholding.)
GUIs are for lusers. :)
"Oh, shut up Buddha." -Jesus Christ (South Park)
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