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Video: Mastering Iptables, part 2

Oct 19, 2008, 14:02 (0 Talkback[s])
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"IPTables scripts really are little programs, and style is as important in these scripts as it is when working in any other programming language. The scripts should be logical and human readable. In this spirit, the first thing we are going to do is improve the flow of our firewall, even though it will not change its functionality at all. We are going to create our own custom chain and direct all the services we want to allow through it."

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