Am running Lucid "What are your recomendations concerning "Firestarter"?

Asked by floorman777 on 2010-09-26

Two Sys running on (LAN) and (WAN) and small Public file sharing for one user only(Owner);Win7 & HPa1220n devoted entirely to Linux .

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2010-09-27
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Is there a hardware router in between your LAN and the web or is there a Linux box acting as a router and sharing its connection?

floorman777 (floorman777) said : #2

Cradelpoint MBR900 from WAN to Dlink 10/100/1000 desktop PC adapter in Linux Box.

i see, ok then you do need a firewall.
https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Internet/ConnectionSharing

Has some good rules for iptables (Firestarter is a gui for iptables)

floorman777 (floorman777) said : #4

Thank you very Much

floorman777 (floorman777) said : #5

Thanks actionparsnip, that solved my question.