[Techtalk] iptables rules for openvpn review, please

Carla Schroder carla at bratgrrl.com
Wed Feb 28 01:22:46 UTC 2007

On Tuesday 27 February 2007 16:14, John Clarke wrote:

>  Maybe I'm paranoid, but I'd restrict what the
> remote end of the vpn is allowed to do.

Like what? I'm treating it as an extension of the local network, so what would 
you restrict?

> If you want, I'll share the rules I use for my openvpn server and
> clients, or if you have any particular filtering in mind, let me know
> and I'll generate a suitable set of rules for you.

I'm trying to work up a basic set of rules to get VPN traffic through NAT. 
Nothing fancy, just make the dommed thing work. :) So any examples are 

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