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Cybersecurity in the Age of IoT

24 billion IoT devices will be installed globally by 2020.

That’s more than four devices for every person on earth.

The Internet of Things is a network of “smart” or “connected” objects that use network connectivity to exchange data. 560 more words


Firewalls, Front Doors, and Your Weird Neighbor, Jeff

Do you ever go to sleep with your front door wide open?

Do you ever walk around shady parts of town with a wad of cash strapped to your chest for all to see? 463 more words

Information Security

How to block unwanted IP addresses on Linux efficiently

You may want to block IP addresses on your Linux box under various circumstances. For example, as an end user you may want to protect yourself from known spyware or tracker IP addresses. 1,076 more words


How To Use Firewalld Rich Rules And Zones For Filtering And NAT

Here we cover the RHCE exam objective “Use firewalld and associated mechanisms such as rich rules, zones and custom rules, to implement packet filtering and configure network address translation (NAT)” in Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7. 3,030 more words


Useful ‘FirewallD’ Rules to Configure and Manage Firewall in Linux

Firewalld provides a way to configure
dynamic firewall rules in Linux that can be applied instantly, without
the need of firewall restart and also it support D-BUS and zone… 1,407 more words


Introduction to FirewallD on CentOS

FirewallD is frontend controller for iptables used to implement persistent network traffic rules. It provides command line and graphical interfaces and is available in the repositories of most Linux distributions. 1,392 more words


Iptables Essentials: Common Firewall Rules and Commands


Iptables is the software firewall that is included with most Linux distributions by default. This cheat sheet-style guide provides a quick reference to iptables commands that will create firewall rules are useful in common, everyday scenarios. 2,576 more words