Iptables defaults to accept input?

Martin Pitt martin.pitt at canonical.com
Mon Sep 20 15:00:00 UTC 2004

Hi again!

On 2004-09-20 16:53 +0200, Martin Pitt wrote:
> Your installation is fine. The reason why we don't firewall packages
> by default is that we don't need to because in the standard
> installation there is nothing to connect to from the outside 

Sorry, I lied. portmap is still open. There is an existing patch
against this, but it is not applied yet. But I will try to get this
into the final version. It would be a pity if we missed the zero ports
goal by one :-)


Martin Pitt                       http://www.piware.de
Ubuntu Developer            http://www.ubuntulinux.org
Debian GNU/Linux Developer       http://www.debian.org
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