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fwcheck_psad - look for iptables rules that log and block unwanted

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NAME

fwcheck_psad - look for iptables rules that log and block unwanted packets.

SYNOPSIS

fwcheck_psad [options]

DESCRIPTION

fwcheck_psad parses the iptables ruleset on the underlying system to see if iptables has been configured to log and block unwanted packets by default. This program is called by psad , but can also be executed manually from the command line.

OPTIONS

--config
Specify path to the psad configuration file. By default this is /etc/psad/psad.conf.
--fw-file
Allow the user to analyze a specific rulset from a file rather than the local policy.
--fw-analyze
Analyze the local iptables ruleset and exit.
--no-fw-search-all
Look for specific log prefix defined through the FW_MSG_SEARCH variable(s) in the configuration file.
--Lib-dir
Specify path to psad lib directory.
--help
Display the help message.

SEE ALSO

iptables(8), psad(8)

AUTHOR

Michael Rash <mbr@cipherdyne.org>

BUGS

Send bug reports to mbr@cipherdyne.org. Suggestions and/or comments are always welcome as well.

DISTRIBUTION

psad is distributed under the GNU General Public License (GPL), and the latest version may be downloaded from: http://www.cipherdyne.org/
Aug, 2008 Debian GNU/Linux