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Linux Firewall Part 2: Determine Your Network Setup

Linux Firewall Part 2: Determine Your Network Setup

Many firewalls make certain assumptions and use several standard conventions.  Understand the standard terminologies and you’ll have an easier time when setting up your firewall. Nearly every firewall’s first level of protection is NAT, or Network Address Translation.  This means that an external address is “translated” from external to internal addresses, so the public never has […]

Linux Firewall Part 4: Installation

Linux Firewall Part 4: Installation

For the purposes of this turotial, I am making several assumptions.  I am assuming that your green network is 192.168.1.x and your orange network is 192.168.15.x.  If you want a different network config, then modify as necessary. If you already have an Internet Router that you’re intending to replace, I recommend some prep-work to make things […]

SMC 802.11g wireless network kit

SMC 802.11g wireless network kit

I recently received a total wireless networking package from SMC featuring a router, PCI card, and PCMCIA card for a laptop. SMC is a company that’s been around for a long time, but some of you may not have heard of them. That’s OK though – networking companies rarely hold the same status among modders […]