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Welcome to Vuurmuur Firewall
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Welcome to the homepage of the Vuurmuur project. Vuurmuur is a powerful firewall manager built on top of iptables on Linux. It has a simple and easy to learn configuration that allows both simple and complex configurations. The configuration can be fully configured through an Ncurses GUI, which allows secure remote administration through SSH or on the console. Vuurmuur supports traffic shaping, has powerful monitoring features, which allow the administrator to look at the logs, connections and bandwidth usage in realtime. Vuurmuur is open source software and is distributed under the terms of the GNU GPL. Take a look at the list of Features, see the ScreenShots and watch the flash demos for an impression.
Interested? This is how you get involved.
Checkout the Features and ScreenShots
Download the stable release: 0.6
Download the development release: 0.7beta3
Vuurmuur included in Debian
Vuurmuur has been included in Debian unstable/Sid: http://www.inliniac.net/blog/2008/12/09/vuurmuur-makes-it-into-debian-sid.html.
The 0.6 release of Vuurmuur adds support for traffic shaping. Get started by reading a short howto.
Join us on IRC
On freenode.net we are in the #vuurmuur channel. Join us there for support, suggestions, idling, etc.