FreeBSD has Two Firewalls?
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Wed Feb 11 05:43:27 PST 2004
"Loren M. Lang" <lorenl at alzatex.com> writes:
> I'm trying to learn how to configure my firewall on FreeBSD and there
> seems to be quite a few commands related to it. It looks like, though,
> that FreeBSD has two different implentations of firewalls. One uses
> ipfw to configure it and has natd for nat, the other uses ipf and has
> ipmon, ipnat, ipfs for controlling it. Is this true?
There are some more firewall implementations in the ports, as well.
> Where are some good references for learning the packet filter on
The FreeBSD Handbook and the manual are usually plenty.
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