Powerful but lightweight firewall for heavy use systems
'Bulldog' is a powerful but lightweight firewall for heavy use systems. It allows dynamic and static rules sets for maximum protection and has several advanced features. Be prepared to spend some time setting this up. If you are looking for a "quick fix", then you are on the wrong site. BullDog is NOT a quick fix, but rather one step in a complete security policy.
released on 15 September 2004
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|License:GPLv2orlater||Janet Casey||15 September 2004|
Leaders and contributors
|Robert APM Darin||Maintainer|
Resources and communication
|Required to use||libresolv|
|Source requirement||gcc 2.95.3 or later|
|Required to use||libpcap|
|Required to build||libpcap|
|Required to build||libresolv|
|Required to build||iptables/ipchains|
|Required to use||iptables/ipchains|
|Weak prerequisite||wget (to download the DNS database)|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 7 January 2008.
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