Re: Should I harden my Ubuntu 64 bit further?
Funnily enough when i wrote my post i purposefully missed out firestarter as it is out of date and buggy and not recommended to be honest.
Originally Posted by Welly Wu
Also it needs to be removed if you want to use UFW/GUFW as they conflict.
When you say you opened up the ports such as port 80 cos you know you will need it, you mean you will be running a web server ?
if not then you dont need to, only allow ports for services you know you will be running.
also read these as they are easy to understand and cover everything you need to know at this point
do you need a firewall
setting up a firewall in ubuntu using 3 different methods
Last edited by haqking; February 3rd, 2012 at 07:04 AM.
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