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by neolithic
July 10th, 2018, 1:50 am
Forum: IPFire in General
Topic: Remote management
Replies: 4
Views: 1109

Re: Remote management

Thanks for taking the time to add additional information! I will definitely look at it and give it another try when I have time. Cheers!

-neo
by neolithic
July 8th, 2018, 12:45 am
Forum: IPFire in General
Topic: Remote management
Replies: 4
Views: 1109

Re: Remote management

Hey, thanks for the reply! I looked over the document you posted but I don't see enough information to really help me with this. For one, where is the port specified? And also, how do you keep anyone else from finding out that you have port 444 open on the firewall and then trying to exploit it? Can...
by neolithic
July 5th, 2018, 2:36 pm
Forum: IPFire in General
Topic: How can we improve the IPFire Forums?
Replies: 75
Views: 12736

Re: How can we improve the IPFire Forums?

I'm fairly new to ipfire, having tried pfsense, untangle, and others in the past. I really like ipfire and would like to stick with it. I'm a longtime Linux/open source user, but not an expert at firewalls, and ipfire has been pretty easy for me to install and configure. It seems like the forum isn'...
by neolithic
July 3rd, 2018, 11:15 pm
Forum: IPFire in General
Topic: IPFire as a respected platform...
Replies: 8
Views: 2851

Re: IPFire as a respected platform...

I am so with you on this. I run a small network for a collective of small independent business owners, and I've got their network running on an ipfire box. It only has 8 gb of ram, and never even uses half of it, which is great. I ran Untangle on the same box and it would max out the ram after a cou...
by neolithic
July 3rd, 2018, 11:00 pm
Forum: IPFire in General
Topic: Remote management
Replies: 4
Views: 1109

Remote management

I really like ipfire, it's easy to setup, nice gui, open source, etc. One thing I struggle with however is remote management. Though a long-time user of Linux, I have only a basic knowledge of firewalls. I struggle to setup the proper rules to gain remote access so that I can do remote management of...