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Re:Been there, done that...

Posted by: Anonymous Coward on April 16, 2005 06:12 AM
I agree with you. GUI based firewalls give me the creeps. Everything looks ok on the screen but you don;t have an idea what's happening under the bonnet. CLI based firewalls give me a more secure feeling. This is because I can see every detail as it is being processed by the firewall in real time. GUI seems to give a false sense of security. Also CLI gives more control over what you want the firewall to do... Just my 2 cents...

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