[Samba] Packet filter rules for "outgoing" SMB connections/mounts
beckera at softrends.com
Thu Feb 19 23:47:10 GMT 2004
Try the firewall script at: http://projectfiles.com/firewall. I have
used this script
on RH 7.x, 8 and 9 boxes. It is very simple to use for simple
yet has considerable power for more challenging situations. It requires
in order to operate. The "graphical" installer actually uses 'dialog',
and has a
text-based menu interface.
If I understand your request correctly, it would be handled that way by
Once the firewall is started, any external connection that is not
will be denied.
>The standard internet sharing firewall scripts will do this and then
>some automagically. See www.netfilter.org for examples.
>On Thu, Feb 19, 2004 at 12:03:36PM +0100, Andreas Schildbach wrote:
>>Is it possible to configure the packet filter for Linux kenel 2.4.x in a
>>way so outgoing connections (mounts) from the firewalled machines (to a
>>specific IP address) are possible, but no incoming SMB mounts are
>>allowed at all.
>>In other words, I want to be able to mount a share of an external
>>machine, but like to keep the security risks involved as small as possible.
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