[CentOS] Centos as Gateway ? (Router/transparent proxy)
knura9 at gmail.com
Tue May 3 05:47:55 UTC 2011
On Tue, May 3, 2011 at 12:33 AM, John R Pierce <pierce at hogranch.com> wrote:
> On 05/02/11 6:31 AM, Kai Schaetzl wrote:
>> Correct. The easy solution is to ban bittorrent and other P2P services.
> not as easy as it sounds. those services are remarkably agile at
> dodging firewall rules
Layer 7 net filtering may help 
Also, IMO the HW spec, that the OP has posted, is an overkill.
I am using ZeroShell  in production (ALIX hardware). It has
almost all the features that the OP has listed in his wish list + L7
filter capabilities but I have not used it. Wi-Fi support - it uses
In most cases, a Captive Portal is enough deterrent for people to curb
their "promiscuous" surfing habits :)
 http://l7-filter.clearfoundation.com/ - not sure if it is
incorporated into ClearOS.
-- Arun Khan
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