ipfw counters

Andrew Pantyukhin infofarmer at FreeBSD.org
Mon Jan 1 06:38:25 PST 2007

On 1/1/07, Grant Peel <gpeel at thenetnow.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
> If I have rules like:
> 10215    0       0 count ip from any to via em0
> 10215    0       0 count ip from to any via em0
> in my ipfw rules, will the rules also count what is sent
> from those IPs to the localhost (
> ((I am guessing NO, but wanted a second opinion). should only be reachable via lo0, but I can
imagine a packet coming from em0 if you omit the usual
protection rules (see stock rc.firewall).

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