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 From:  "Robert Bialecki" <robert at mpiwifi dot com>
 To:  <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Firewall Quiestion
 Date:  Wed, 26 Jan 2005 13:28:44 -0700
My config is:

      (Internet)
           |
      WAN   
   (m0n0wall)
      LAN (lan is on wireless card not Ethernet)
        //|\\
 Wireless Clients


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "James W. McKeand" <james at mckeand dot biz>
To: <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
Sent: Wednesday, January 26, 2005 1:01 PM
Subject: RE: [m0n0wall] Firewall Quiestion


> Robert Bialecki wrote:
>> What about if monowall LAN is as wireless AP then you should be able
>> to control traffic using monowall`s firewall ?
>> 
>> 
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Peter Curran" <lists at closeconsultants dot com>
>> To: "Robert Bialecki" <robert at mpiwifi dot com>; <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
>> Sent: Wednesday, January 26, 2005 12:11 PM
>> Subject: Re: [m0n0wall] Firewall Quiestion
>> 
>> 
>>> OK - I am on a roll and will give Chris a rest for tonight :-)
>>> 
>>> On Wednesday 26 January 2005 18:43, Robert Bialecki wrote:
>>>> Hi,
>>>> 
>>>> What rule should I use to stop comunication between clients on
> lan?
>>>> A client should only be able to go to the gateway (monowall) and
>>>> not be able to comunicate on any port with any other client on
> lan.
>>>> 
>>> You can't.  If all your clients are on the same LAN then they can
>>> chatter away to each other and there is not a damn thing m0n0wall
>>> can do about it. 
>>> 
>>> In order to impose a security policy any firewall must be placed
>>> between the communicating systems to filter the traffic.
>>> 
>>> Peter
> 
> If this is your config:
> 
>   (Internet)
>       |
>      WAN   
>   (m0n0wall)
>      LAN
>       |
>     (APs)
>     //|\\
> Wireless Clients
> 
> How would the m0n0wall affect traffic between Clients? The traffic
> exists before the m0n0wall.
> 
> _________________________________
> James W. McKeand
> 
> 
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