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by dalilama
2019/11/19 11:06:38
Forum: CentOS 7 - Security Support
Topic: Confused as to what firewall-cmd --add-source<ip> does
Replies: 4
Views: 639

Re: Confused as to what firewall-cmd --add-source<ip> does

Yes, I understood iptables, not perfectly but with a degree of confidence. Suffice to say that in all the tests I have carried out the syntax of "firewall-cmd --add-source <ip>" does not whitelist the ip. I've even logged a ticket to Red Hat for an explanation but I haven't really got anywhere. I wo...
by dalilama
2019/11/19 09:59:47
Forum: CentOS 7 - Security Support
Topic: Confused as to what firewall-cmd --add-source<ip> does
Replies: 4
Views: 639

Confused as to what firewall-cmd --add-source<ip> does

I had thought that "firewall-cmd --add-source<ip>" opens up all server ports to the ip address given, effectively whitelisting the ip address. It does not do that. What exactly does it do ? This should be simple to understand but I don't. I read the following on Red Hat support site >The following p...

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