[Shorewall-newbies] Connection Authentication?

Alex Martin shorewall at rettc.com
Wed Feb 25 13:08:02 PST 2004


Matt wrote:

>Hi,
>
>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?  If so how do you do it?
>
>Many thanks in advance
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If you mean a local (private) host inside a firewall trying to connect 
to an internet web host, I think a proxy server would be in order. But I 
am guessing at what you mean.

Basically, this has nothing to do with shorewall.

Maybe you should be more specific and explicit.

Alex Martin
http://www.rettc.com



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