Configuring Ubuntu firewall for VPN and VNC

Discussion in 'all things UNIX' started by hierophant, Jun 19, 2010.

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  1. hierophant

    hierophant Registered Member

    Dec 18, 2009
    I'd appreciate some help using Shorewall to configure the firewall. I'm running Ubuntu 10.04 LTS as a VM, and accessing it on another PC via VNC. I'm connecting to XeroBank via OpenVPN. I have instructions for configuring the firewall to permit the XeroBank connection, and have followed them successfully. I need to also permit the VNC connection, and haven't managed that so far. FWIW, the VM is at

    The attachment to this post lists the contents recommended by XeroBank for each Shorewall file. Which files need changed, and what do I add to each? Alternatively, please recommend a good Shorewall manual. Thanks.

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