Samba and default router
mahe at twam.com
Mon Oct 2 16:13:56 GMT 2000
> If it's posible route the network traffic thrue your Linux box, then
> apply all your filtering rules. I assume that the ISB has just a
> ethernet connection?
Yes and (as I said in my first mail) the Win9x machines have their
default route to the ISB.
> Win95 <----> Linux <-----------------------> ISB ---- modem
That's a lot of work and a significant change in my network's topology.
> Is the ISB capable of doing some packet filtering? Maby just deny all
> name serving requests.
Yes, but only for "classical" protocols (HTTP, FTP, SMTP, ...).
Denying DNS requests (if it were possible) would be quite harmful
for browsers ...
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