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 From:  "Jon Tackabury" <jtackabury at binaryfortress dot com>
 To:  "'Tim Kingman'" <tim dot kingman at gmail dot com>, <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  RE: [m0n0wall] Outbound Rules
 Date:  Fri, 30 Jul 2004 21:17:59 -0400
What if the traffic is being generated by the firewall?  If it is going out
the WAN interface, what rule do I put the interface on?

Thanks,
Jon

-----Original Message-----
From: Tim Kingman [mailto:tim dot kingman at gmail dot com] 
Sent: Friday, July 30, 2004 6:48 PM
To: m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
Subject: Re: [m0n0wall] Outbound Rules

On Fri, 30 Jul 2004 14:49:50 -0400, Jon Tackabury
<jtackabury at binaryfortress dot com> wrote:
> This might be a silly question... but how do I create a rule that 
> applies to an outbound connection?  When I create rules then check the 
> status page it only creates "pass in" and "block in" rules.  Can I 
> create "pass out" and "block out" rules as well, or is there a 
> different way to handle this?
> 
> Thanks,
> Jon

At least in the 1.1 betas, you want to add a LAN rule to block packets
originating from the LAN, with whatever criteria you're interested. I just
created a rule to block outgoing IMAP but doing that and picking IMAP as the
destination port for the rule. Make sure this block rule comes before the
default "Default LAN -> any" rule, otherwise it won't do anything.

Hope this helps!
-tim

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