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15.0 > Network > ufw (0.36.2)

Ufw (Uncomplicated Firewall) is program for managing a netfilter
firewall. It provides a command line interface and aims to be
uncomplicated and easy to use.

Add the following code to /etc/rc.d/rc.local to start Ufw at boot time:

if [ -x /lib/ufw/ufw-init ]; then
/lib/ufw/ufw-init start

Ufw comes with a number of common application profiles. Create
additional application profiles under /etc/ufw/applications.d.
Each profile should contain a list of rules which include a title,
description, and port(s) or port range.

A custom application profile should look similar to this:

title=Application title
description=A description for the application.

Where xx.xx.xx.xx is the IP address of an external host, enable this
application profile by executing the following as root:

# ufw allow from xx.xx.xx.xx app Application

Maintained by: Jay Lanagan
Keywords: firewall,command,line,interface,simple,uncomplicated
ChangeLog: ufw


Source Downloads:
ufw-0.36.2.tar.gz (4a1c52b7da2b25e66e91b5f16a7d032d)

Download SlackBuild:
ufw.tar.gz.asc (FAQ)

(the SlackBuild does not include the source)

Validated for Slackware 15.0

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