NetBEUI as main protocol

David Brodbeck DavidB at
Tue Dec 10 14:52:01 GMT 2002

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jason Hihn [mailto:jhihn at]

> While I feel competent enough to make a solid firewall, our 
> router to the
> internet is controlled by our ISP, and that is one trust 
> relationship that
> would be sloppy of me to trust. Unfortunately, this box needs 
> to be visible
> to the internet and the NetBEUI only server.

Can't you just block the netbios ports using iptables, except for the IP
range of your own network?  That would give you basically the same effect as
blocking it at the router.

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