Re: On passwords, securtiy and real -sweat, blook and tears- life

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]


On Sun, 2006-04-30 at 08:30 +0200, A.J. Bonnema wrote:
> AFAIK my firewall has all ports closed for both TCP and UDP. However,
> I have no means of checking that this is true.

There are tools like nmap that will let you test for yourself.

> Through the site "Shields Up" ( I have been able to check
> that *some* UDP ports are closed (windows related), but that is no
> surprise as I run FC5 and the Windows machines are currently not
> connected.

It'll test your public interface.  If that happens to be a router,
that's what it'll test.  If your machines are behind one, connections
can only go through if you configure the router to allow them.

(Currently running FC4, occasionally trying FC5.)

Don't send private replies to my address, the mailbox is ignored.
I read messages from the public lists.

[Index of Archives]     [Current Fedora Users]     [Fedora Desktop]     [Fedora SELinux]     [Yosemite News]     [Yosemite Photos]     [KDE Users]     [Fedora Tools]     [Fedora Docs]

  Powered by Linux