[Shorewall-users] (Related) IPTables and SSL

Tom Eastep teastep@shorewall.net
Tue, 2 Apr 2002 12:37:43 -0800

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From: "Paul Slinski" <pauls@globaliqx.com>
To: "shorewall" <shorewall-users@shorewall.net>
Sent: Tuesday, April 02, 2002 12:14 PM
Subject: [Shorewall-users] (Related) IPTables and SSL

> Has anyone any problems using https and iptables. Are they any special
> considerations for this type of setup?
> We are trying to diagnose a problem which exists with a web server
> behind the firewall machine where the sessions are timing out. Although
> it is more than likley the server, I am also curious as to any special
> considerations that need to be made for this.

TCP port 443 is all you should need unless your Web server is doing
something odd like sending an 'Auth' query. tcpdump is your friend...

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