Martin martin at mediax.com
Wed Nov 15 00:46:44 GMT 2000

Bruce wrote:

> Hi there,
> We have Samba 2.07 running wonderfully on SuSE linux in an internal network of
> Windows crap everywhere (98/NT/2000/ME/...) However to protect ourselves
> from the the outside world, I only allow connections from an internal range
> of Class C addresses. (192.168...) on an internal ethernet card. Nothing
> else is permitted.
> However to manage the site it would be nice to be able to use SWAT from the
> Internet and connect to an external ethernet interface on port 901 and ONLY
> allow transactions to port 901 and not 137/138/139 on that ethernet card.
> Is there a way WITHOUT using IPCHAINS and WITHOUT enabling smb ethernet access
> on the external ethernet card.

Yes, configure your firewall. You DO have a firewall between all that 
netbios nonsense and the internet, don't you?

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