Shoreline Firewall

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Shoreline Firewall

http://www.shorewall.net/
Iptables based firewall

The Shoreline Firewall, more commonly known as "Shorewall", is a Netfilter (iptables) based firewall that can be used on a dedicated firewall system, a multi-function gateway/router/server or on a standalone GNU/Linux system.

Documentation

User quickstart available in HTML format from http://www.shorewall.net/shorewall_quickstart_guide.htm; User reference manual available in HTML format from http://www.shorewall.net/Documentation.htm


Download

Download version 5.1.0.1 (stable)
released on 14 January 2017

Categories

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
License:GPLv2Janet Casey23 July 2002



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Tom Eastep Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://www.shorewall.net/Shorewall_CVS_Access.html
HelpE-mailmailto:shorewall-announce@lists.shorewall.net
DeveloperE-mailmailto:shorewall-devel@lists.shorewall.net
SupportE-mailmailto:shorewall-users@listsshorewall.net


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Required to useiptables 1.2 or later (author suggests *avoiding* 1.2.3)
Required to usea kernal that supports netfilter
Weak prerequisiteiproute
Weak prerequisitebash
Weak prerequisitegawk/awk

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 16 January 2017.



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