[Shorewall-newbies] Shorewall 1.4.9 + Reject/Drop/Stealth

Ow Mun Heng ow.mun.heng at wdc.com
Tue Feb 3 13:18:27 PST 2004



> -----Original Message-----
> From: Tom Eastep [mailto:teastep at shorewall.net]
> Sent: Tuesday, January 27, 2004 11:03 PM
> To: Ow Mun Heng; Shorewall Newbies
> Subject: Re: [Shorewall-newbies] Shorewall 1.4.9 + Reject/Drop/Stealth
> 
> 
> On Tuesday 27 January 2004 01:54 am, Ow Mun Heng wrote:
> 
> > > to 'DROP'.
> > > =========
> > > So.. does this mean that now, when I audit/scan my PC's 
> > > firewall rules from places like auditmypc.com etc.. I won't get the
<CLOSED>
> > > status? and then having them tell me that my ports are actually
> > > responding and that is not a good way to go??
> > >
> > > I tried changing the all2all from REJECT to DROP and
> > > re-running it, but still get the warning.
> > >
> > > Challenge my understanding(or lack of).. Please.
> >
> 
> Do you have an /etc/shorewall/common file? If so, what is in it?
> 

Yeah.. I saw the entries in that and promptly changed them to DROP


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