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Bug 83866 - RFE: use both TCP Wrappers and firewalling
Summary: RFE: use both TCP Wrappers and firewalling
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: rhl-sg
Version: 9
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Johnray Fuller
QA Contact: Tammy Fox
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-02-09 19:57 UTC by Michael Redinger
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:50 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2003-10-01 20:55:38 UTC

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Description Michael Redinger 2003-02-09 19:57:56 UTC
Red Hat Linux Security Guide 8.0.93
Page 35ff (5. Server Security)
Maybe add a short note about defense in depth here:
Use both firewalling and TCP wrappers, in case one of those fails (most
certainly because you misconfigured something ...)

Comment 1 Johnray Fuller 2003-02-12 07:40:44 UTC
I will see about adding this for the surrent release.

Thanks for the feedback.


Comment 2 Johnray Fuller 2003-10-01 20:55:38 UTC
I added a note to the latest version.

Thanks for the suggestion.


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