[Firehol-support] FTP rule problem (bug?)

Goetz Bock bock at blacknet.de
Mon Apr 25 11:22:13 BST 2005

> On Monday 25 April 2005 00:38, Costa Tsaousis wrote:
> > Don't drop ftp. Just don't say anything about it and it will be dropped
> > automatically without any side-effects to your other services.
> The reason to specifically drop it where I do is to prevent random packets 
> from showing up in syslog under the normal "fall off the end" log and drop 
> rules. I know I'm not running ftp, and I don't want to see people probing 
> that port.


client all accept
server ftp drop

this will allow the related connections from the clients but drop the
incomming connections to the ftp server.
(I do this with smb all the time ;-))
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