iptables problem

JD jd1008 at gmail.com
Fri Apr 12 15:40:42 UTC 2013

On 04/12/2013 06:07 AM, peter at hackertarget.com wrote:
> Could it be that the incoming connections are reaching your router, 
> but not reaching your Ubuntu machine due to it being a NAT based setup 
> and there is no forwarding rules to pass the traffic into your local 
> network / machine?
> The other possibility could be that your LOG rule is below your DROP 
> rule. You will need to insert the LOG rule above the DROP rule of the 
> INPUT chain.
> sudo iptables -I INPUT 5
> -- 
> Regards,
> Peter
Actually, I already replied to another OP, that I did find
the "Dropped" messages in /var/log/kernel.log

So, all is well.

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