[Wolves] Firewall Question
lists at kryogenix.co.uk
Wed Aug 18 15:56:44 BST 2004
Peter Evans wrote:
>Would just like to canvas some opinions on whether the firewall that comes as
>standard with the SuSE Pro 9.1 distro is good enough to count on as a decent
>line of defense, or whether I'm just asking for trouble?
>Anyone have any links for web-sites that could be used to probe my machine and
>report vulnerabilities? I've used both Symantec and NAI for Windows before
>and was wondering if there's a Linux alternative?
I Dont know about the default firewall i have never relied upon them
Regards a good port probe website is www.grc.com. This scans by default
the most common ports and gives
indiction of exsistence etc, it also has a custom probe so you can scan
any port number.
Hope this helps
More information about the Wolves