8Signs -Features You'd Like to See

Discussion in 'other firewalls' started by musicman, Sep 14, 2003.

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  1. musicman

    musicman Registered Member

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    Have a question for our members:
    Had the chance to chat with the developer of 8Signs Firewall. He asked what features are important to you in a stateful packet firewall? What would you like to see new. With the internet becoming more complexed each day along with the pitfalls....he would appreciate you insight and opinions. Have a good
     
  2. Phant0m

    Phant0m Registered Member

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    I’ve not used 8Signs however from my past observations of James Grant’s Software Firewall products I’ve noticed he never implemented one of the most crucial Features that allows it’s customers to view the Packet’s Contents that allows people like myself to efficiently identify between different Scans…, … Hacks, … Flood packets…
     
  3. Synner

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    The following entries were added to the ban list:

    12.158.80.0 - 12.158.80.255
    64.94.110.11 - 64.94.110.255
    216.52.17.0 - 216.52.17.255

    To prevent connection with VeriSign it was necessary to add a rule blocking ARP broadcasts to the above IP's.

    suggestion? Ban list applies to all protocols.
     
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