Re: Question

From: Paul Allen (
Date: 08/01/01

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Date: Tue, 31 Jul 2001 17:55:45 -0700
From: Paul Allen <>
Subject: Re: Question

"Nathan E. Pralle" wrote:
> On a similar note, does anyone know of a good Linux-based firewall that has
> modem PPP support? For those of us stuck in the middle of Nowhere, where
> dial-up is still prevalent and broadband scarce, this would be nice.

The firewall component of the Bastille hardening script works fine for
a PPP connection. It hooks into the network startup scripts, so the
wall comes up when the interface comes up. Find it on Sourceforge. I
run it on top of a minimal RedHat 6.1 setup on an old P133 that cost me
about $100.

Paul Allen

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