[Shorewall-newbies] Connection Authentication?
teastep at shorewall.net
Wed Feb 25 12:41:12 PST 2004
On Wed, 25 Feb 2004, Matt wrote:
> Is it possible to set-up connection authentication, so that when
> somebody tries to connect to a host in the Internet they are asked to
> supply a username & password?
This type of policing is not feasible in a packet filter like Netfilter.
You need a proxy such as Squid.
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