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Re: [suse-security] Unwanted routing between subnets
  • From: "Marc Samendinger" <marc.samendinger@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 10 Sep 2003 11:26:22 +0200
  • Message-id: <02631EB8007CF7488B0A7D4B6BF921CE255B8A@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Holger Schletz [mailto:h.schletz@xxxxxxxxx]
> Sent: Wednesday, September 10, 2003 11:04 AM
> Thanks, that helped.
> I tried this before, but only on the INPUT chain. Too busy to
> see the obvious
> :-]
> However, adding a ruleset for the INPUT chain is still
> necessary to protect
> the interfaces on the router itself, as these are not handled
> by the FORWARD
> chain.

since the INPUT chain is only responsible for packets
destinated to local services on your Router there should
be no packet that matches

> iptables -A INPUT -i eth0 -s -d -j DROP
> iptables -A INPUT -i eth0 -s -d -j DROP

if I really unterstood you right and you wanted to block
the packets like that.

this behaviour changed between ipchains and iptables.

> Bye,
> Holger


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