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Firewall Builder: fwBuilder GUI

fwbuilder is not part of the OpenWrt package tree

It does not appear to have been updated since 2013. This article is retained as reference; fwbuilder appears to be good way to learn netfilter rules.

Fwbuilder is Free Software allowing to generate complex firewalling rules for iptables, including detailed logging and much more. A detailed feature list of fwBuilder can be found on fwBuilder home page.

Installation of fwBuilder

fwBuilder GUI is available under the GPL licence under all platforms: GNU/Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X and Windows.

Under Debian GNU/Linux, install fwBuilder using these commands:

sudo apt-get install fwbuilder

:!: Do no work on a production firewall while learning fwBuilder.

docs/guide-user/firewall/other_firewall_rules_builders/fwbuilder.txt · Last modified: 2018/09/16 12:49 by bobafetthotmail