Gentoo Archives: gentoo-security

From: Chris O'Regan <chris.oregan@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-security@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-security] TCP Wrapper Documentation
Date: Sat, 10 Jan 2009 05:52:23
In Reply to: [gentoo-security] TCP Wrapper Documentation by James Stull
Search for "tcp wrappers howto" on Google. Yes, this must be
maintained manually. I recommend to do away with /etc/host.deny and
have "ALL :ALL@ALL :deny" as the last line of /etc/hosts.allow.

On Fri, Jan 9, 2009 at 11:51 PM, James Stull <rivitir@×××××.com> wrote:
> I have a gentoo desktop profile system and I would like to use tcp wrappers > to secure certain services like ssh. I followed the documentation I could > find from the security guide to install the ebuild but I don't have the > /etc/hosts.allow or hosts.deny. Do I have to manually create these? Is their > any other documentation available that I can use to help me install and > configure it properly? > > Thanks for your help. >


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Re: [gentoo-security] TCP Wrapper Documentation brant williams <brant@×××××.net>