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Turtle Firewall
A firewall configuration project based on Linux 2.4.x and iptables. It has a web interface with an intuitive Webmin module, or you can edit a XML file. You can define the different firewall elements (zones, hosts, networks) and then set the services you want to enable among the different elements or groups of elements.


User manual available in HTML and PDF formats from


Download version 1.28 (stable)
released on 14 July 2004


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LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2orlaterJanet Casey13 September 2002

Leaders and contributors

Andrea Frigido Maintainer

Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Bug Tracking VCS Repository Webview
Help Mailing List Info/Archive

Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Required to use Perl 5.6
Required to use Linux kernel 2.4.x or 2.5.x with iptables in its default path
Required to use 'netfilter' modules
Required to use Webmin
Required to use expat
Required to use XML_Parser

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 11 May 2005.


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