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Firewall generation/management utility for KDE 2

Guarddog is firewall generation/management utility for KDE 2 on GNU/Linux. It allows you to specify which protocols should be allowed to pass through the firewall, and requires no knowledge of port numbers. It generates scripts for ipchains and/or iptables.


User manual available in HTML format from

Related Projects

  • Fireflier


LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
License:GPLv2Janet Casey14 June 2001

Leaders and contributors

Simon Edwards Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Bug Tracking,Developer,
Debian (Ref)

Software prerequisites

Required to useat least one of ipchains or iptables
Required to useKDE 2

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 20 February 2018.


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