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Old 26th May 2010, 11:20
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Default Help in deciding what firewall to use

Hi Guys,

What nice firewall can I use in hardening my server? Is iptables sufficient enough or a third party firewall is better like smoothwall?

All I want is to blocked all outgoing and incoming ports then allow only those ports that my users will need like http, smtp, pop3 and the likes. I will be using CentOS and setup this server as a proxy server using Squid.

Hope you can give me idea guys.

Thanks,

John
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