UGN Security Forums
My ProfileMember DirectoryLogin
Search our ForumsView our FAQView our Site Rules
View our CalendarView our Active TopicsGo to our Main Page

UGN Security Store
 

Network Sites UGN Security, The GoNix Initiative, Elite Web Gamers, Back of the Web, EveryDay Helper, VNC Web Design & Development
September
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30
Sponsored Links
Latest Postings
The History Thread...
by Gremelin
09/18/14 09:42 AM
Doom 3
by Cyrez
09/11/14 08:58 PM
Amazon Gift Card Generator/KeyGen?te
by Gecko666
08/22/14 09:21 AM
Latest Reviews
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#15535 - 02/28/03 10:46 AM Firewall
Dreadlord Offline
Stubby the Penii

Registered: 02/12/03
Posts: 35
Loc: Somewhere in Space!
So whit which do u have most problems to break? Or on another way : Which's the best?
_________________________
There are 10 kinds of people in the world: those who understand binary and those who don't.
-
There are 101100101101000001011110000000000 people in the world, some understand binary and some don't.

Top
Sponsored Links
      
#15536 - 02/28/03 01:30 PM Re: Firewall
Ares Offline
Junior Member

Registered: 02/16/03
Posts: 20
It depends are u looking for a good fire-wall thats free or cost money? U can get any for free if u look in the right place though

Top
#15537 - 02/28/03 03:19 PM Re: Firewall
pergesu Offline
UGN Elite Poster

Registered: 03/14/02
Posts: 1136
Loc: Pimpin the Colorizzle
ipchains is really nice. And free

Top
#15538 - 02/28/03 04:30 PM Re: Firewall
Infinite Offline



Registered: 03/09/02
Posts: 1041
Loc: Canada eh
OpenBSD PF is nice too. The rules take a bit to get the hang of, but once you do you have a lot of control over what's going across your gateway.

Infinite

Top
#15539 - 02/28/03 05:20 PM Re: Firewall
Paragon Offline
Member

Registered: 06/14/02
Posts: 168
If you want security from a firewall... well, you can't have it, but you can come fairly close. But you need a hardware firewall (a separate box). Running a software firewall on your own computer is not very secure at all.
But if you don't have another box you can use (even just a crappy old 486), then you oughtta try Smoothwall (www.smoothwall.org). It's an open source firewall with only one exploitable hole found in 3 years.

Top
#15540 - 02/28/03 05:58 PM Re: Firewall
pergesu Offline
UGN Elite Poster

Registered: 03/14/02
Posts: 1136
Loc: Pimpin the Colorizzle
Wait wait wait... you say you need a hardware firewall because software firewalls aren't very secure. As far as I know, a hardware firewall is just a really stipped down computer running a software firewall and a telnet and webserver for configuration. Just like you can take an old 486 linux box and turn it into a firewall and router. That's all firewalls and routers are.

Top
#15541 - 02/28/03 06:40 PM Re: Firewall
Paragon Offline
Member

Registered: 06/14/02
Posts: 168
Yeah, and it's much more secure having a router or seperate firewall box (stripped down as you said), than to go and run ZoneAlarm or Sygate or something on your box without one.

And you don't need the webserver for configuration, or telnet for that matter, you should use a secure protocol.

Top
#15542 - 02/28/03 06:44 PM Re: Firewall
Gremelin Offline

Community Owner
*****

Registered: 02/28/02
Posts: 7193
Loc: Portland, OR; USA
Hardware Firewalls (software portion):
Smoothwall
IP Cop

Software Firewalls:
Zone Alarm Pro

All reccommended by meh!
_________________________
Donate to UGN Security here.
UGN Security, Back of the Web, Elite Web Gamers & VNC Web Design Owner

Top
#15543 - 03/01/03 01:46 AM Re: Firewall
Dreadlord Offline
Stubby the Penii

Registered: 02/12/03
Posts: 35
Loc: Somewhere in Space!
Actually i thought something else bout hardwer firewall. That it goes by changing the shares also. Like not allowing any exploration hf->pc

So Zone Alarm Pro Thats where my vote would go.

What about AtGuard and BlackICE? (this last one looks like for those stupid ppl that only know to click one button)

But free/charged = dun care, theres plantly of sites with cracks

Now bout cracks, lots of ppl like to say that a cracked software is more bug-able = less reliable . I don't agree, who is right?
_________________________
There are 10 kinds of people in the world: those who understand binary and those who don't.
-
There are 101100101101000001011110000000000 people in the world, some understand binary and some don't.

Top
#15544 - 03/01/03 02:03 AM Re: Firewall
Gremelin Offline

Community Owner
*****

Registered: 02/28/02
Posts: 7193
Loc: Portland, OR; USA
I hate AtGaurd and BlackICE, their shitty programs that do nothing compaired to most.

Cracked software is full version software.
_________________________
Donate to UGN Security here.
UGN Security, Back of the Web, Elite Web Gamers & VNC Web Design Owner

Top
#15545 - 03/02/03 09:22 AM Re: Firewall
Digital Geek Offline
UGN Super Poster

Registered: 09/18/02
Posts: 553
Loc: Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Gibson Research Corporation, the producers of Zone Alarm suck, Zone Alarm sucks and the moron that runs that research corporation sucks even more.

If you want to know why the self proclaimed security expert, Steve Gibson, sucks so much visit
http://www.grcsucks.com .

Top
#15546 - 03/02/03 09:43 AM Re: Firewall
Paragon Offline
Member

Registered: 06/14/02
Posts: 168
Waits for Gizzy to change his post from:
"Software Firewalls:
Zone Alarm Pro
All reccommended by meh"
To:
"Software Firewalls:
Sygate Pro
All reccommended by meh"

Top
#15547 - 03/02/03 01:40 PM Re: Firewall
Dreadlord Offline
Stubby the Penii

Registered: 02/12/03
Posts: 35
Loc: Somewhere in Space!
Ok now, Gizmo can u break Zone Alarm Pro or not?
or Sygate Pro?

WHICH ONE?!
_________________________
There are 10 kinds of people in the world: those who understand binary and those who don't.
-
There are 101100101101000001011110000000000 people in the world, some understand binary and some don't.

Top
#15548 - 03/02/03 04:15 PM Re: Firewall
Gremelin Offline

Community Owner
*****

Registered: 02/28/02
Posts: 7193
Loc: Portland, OR; USA
I'm still standing behind ZAPro, I like it, I always have, I don't judge software by people hating developers, look at microsoft for example.

I haven't broken ZAPro yet, I personally don't like Sygate as a company at all also.
_________________________
Donate to UGN Security here.
UGN Security, Back of the Web, Elite Web Gamers & VNC Web Design Owner

Top
#15549 - 03/05/03 01:38 PM Re: Firewall
Paragon Offline
Member

Registered: 06/14/02
Posts: 168
Sygate is better. Has fewer holes than other personal software firewalls.

Top
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >

Featured Member
Registered: 08/22/14
Posts: 1
Forum Stats
2148 Members
46 Forums
34503 Topics
69673 Posts

Max Online: 1567 @ 04/25/10 02:20 AM
Top Posters
UGN Security 27665
Gremelin 7193
§intå× 3255
SilentRage 1273
Ice 1146
pergesu 1136
Infinite 1041
jonconley 955
Girlie 908
unreal 860
Newest Members
Tim050, Gecko666, defghi795767, Devo60, ali
2148 Registered Users
Who's Online
1 registered (Cyrez), 408 Guests and 282 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Latest News


Donate
  Get Firefox!
Get FireFox!