The book of PF [electronic resource]: a no-nonsense guide to the OpenBSD firewall PRAISE FOR THE FIRST EDITION OF THE BOOK OF PF– Dedication– . OpenBSD’s stateful packet filter, PF, offers an amazing feature set and support across the major BSD platforms. Like most firewall software. Download Citation on ResearchGate | On Nov 1, , Peter N M Hansteen and others published The Book of PF: A No-Nonsense Guide to the OpenBSD.
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The Book of PF: A No-Nonsense Guide to the OpenBSD Firewall by Peter N.M. Hansteen
A PF Haiku– Chapter 2: Throughout the book, Hansteen emphasizes the importance of staying in control by having a written network specification, using macros to make rule sets more readable, and performing rigid testing when loading in new rules.
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Steven Murawski rated it really liked it Jul guidde, You’ve successfully reported this review. Create rule sets for all kinds of network traffic, whether it is yuide a simple home LAN, hiding behind NAT, traversing DMZs, or spanning bridges Use PF to create a wireless access point, and lock it down tight with authpf and special access restrictions Maximize availability by oenbsd redirection rules for load balancing and CARP for failover Use tables for proactive defense against would-be attackers and spammers Set up queues and traffic shaping with ALTQ, so your network stays responsive Master your logs with monitoring and visualization, because you can never be too paranoid The Book of PF is written for BSD enthusiasts and network admins at any level of q.
David Newman added it Dec 26, No trivia or quizzes yet. Create rule sets for all kinds of network traffic, whether it’s crossing a simple LAN, hiding behind NAT, traversing DMZs, or spanning bridges or wider networks Create wireless networks with access points, and lock them down with authpf and special access opensbd Maximize flexibility and service availability via CARP, relayd, and redirection Create adaptive firewalls to proactively defend against would-be attackers and spammers Implement traffic shaping and queues with ALTQ priq, cbq, or hfsc to keep your network responsive Master your logs with monitoring and visualization tools including NetFlow The Book of PF is for BSD enthusiasts and network administrators at any skill level.
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I’ll refer back to it often as I fine tune my pf. High Performance, Low Maintenance, and Secure– 1. See if you have enough points for this item. With a little effort and this book, you’ll gain the insight needed to unlock PF’s full potential.
What I’d love to find is a straightforward book for setting up pfSense in a home or home office with secure options and managing parental controls of kid’s devices.
The Book of PF: Hansteen’s popular PF website and conference tutorials, this no-nonsense guide covers NAT and redirection, wireless networking, spam fighting, failover provisioning, logging, and more. The book of PF [electronic resource]: Thanks for telling us about the problem.