Re: Change from ipchains to iptables
From: Robert (noone_at_noplace.nowhere)
Date: Fri, 18 Nov 2005 21:36:32 -0500
On Fri, 18 Nov 2005 15:51:23 +0000, Doug Holtz NOSPAM in adress wrote:
> I unloaded the ipchains program successfully with the nodep switch. Now I
> have just iptables, but I can't get it to start. It is stopped. I need to
> block 2 IP addresses that keep coming to my machine and either try to log on
> or try and trick my web server to overflow and let them take control. In
> the meantime I stopped SSH.
As root do the following;
chkconfig --level 345 iptables on
This will start iptables when boot into runlevels 3 4 and 5.
service iptables start
Will start iptables.
Make sure you have a rule set setup for this. Check /etc/sysconfig for
If you need help setting up a rule set let me know and I will help you.
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