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Shoreline Firewall

Shorewall is an iptables-based firewall for Linux Systems. Its configuration is very flexible, allowing it to be used in a wide range of firewall/gateway/router and VPN environments.

Operating Systems

Recent releases

  •  17 Aug 2009 17:00

    Release Notes: Support for the shell-based configuration compiler (shorewall-shell) has been discontinued. Support for the Hierarchical Fair Service Curve (HFSC) queuing discipline has been added. Support for the 'flow' classifier has been added. Support for per-IP traffic shaping/QOS has been added. Dynamic zones are once again available for IPv4. Dynamic zone support is based on ipsets. Connection rate-limiting by both source and destination IP address is now available.

    •  27 Jan 2009 22:48

      Release Notes: In addition to correcting several problems, this release offers additional options for handling multiple WAN interfaces as well as providing transparent support for the xtables-addons version of ipp2p.

      •  02 Jan 2009 18:40

        Release Notes: This release supports creation of IPv6 firewalls as well as IPv4.

        •  23 Oct 2007 03:00

          No changes have been submitted for this release.

          •  29 Sep 2007 00:50

            No changes have been submitted for this release.


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