Wes James comptekki at gmail.com
Thu Dec 6 23:29:49 UTC 2012

On Thu, Dec 6, 2012 at 4:26 PM, JD <jd1008 at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi all,
> On redhat based linuxes, you enable the firewall by
> either using the "services" gui or use the command
> line chkconfig.
> Once enabled, it always starts at boot(assuming you
> have set up your firewall rulesfile which is
> /etc/sysconfig/iptables).
> As I am indeed new to ubuntu, I need way of
> "enabling" iptables and thus having it always
> start at boot automatically.
> Thanks for any tips.
> Cheers,
> JD

sudo ufw enable

google ufw

you can get a gui with

sudo apt-get install gufw

good luck,

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