Firestarter – Linux firewall

I tried Firestarter a few minutes ago and I’m very impressed! It’s a firewall application that makes it easy to modify policies, keep track of who’s knocking and gives a nice summary.
Much easier than learning the ins and outs of IP Tables!

By Donncha

Donncha Ó Caoimh is a software developer at Automattic and WordPress plugin developer. He posts photos at In Photos and can also be found on Twitter.

1 reply on “Firestarter – Linux firewall”


Firestarter is good

Have you tested Ideco Gateway?
Pretty strong firewall with great functionality too

i can say i’m impressed!



Leave a Reply