On 8/12/05, Don Munyak <don dot munyak at gmail dot com> wrote:
> ...So putting "Egress" filters for LAN or DMZ, while not a bad idea,
> really only accomplishes reducing useless traffic that will get
> dropped anyway, once it hits the ISP...correct ??
If those egress filters are filtering only bogon destination networks,
That's not the typical use of egress filters though. On most
firewalls you'd want to limit your source addresses via egress to only
your internal networks, but m0n0wall does that automatically. Other
useful egress would be limiting what services people can access.