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Re: Why does Debian allow all incoming traffic by default




Reco wrote:
> 	Hi.
>
> On Fri, Sep 21, 2018 at 11:18:36PM +0200, deloptes wrote:
>> Reco wrote:
>> 
>> > So, in this regard Debian is imperfect, but at least they give you right
>> > tools to solve the problem (iptables suite), and do not force braindead
>> > firewall policies by default (like RHEL does).
>> 
>> So this is why a wise guy buys an industrial pc for 200 US or wrt capable
>> router for 20-30 US installs linux and makes a good firewall then puts it
>> between ISP and his own network.
>
> That's one way of solving it as such measure only covers one's
> conventional household needs. Barely - as there's this guest Wi-Fi and
> that curious neighbour kid.

You don't firewall between your guest wifi and your trusted stuff?


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