> I am in the process of creating a bastion host, and am curious as to the
> configuration of the routing protocols. We most likely will only be using
> RIP & EGP(if necessary).
EGP has recently been moved to HISTORIC status and should probably be avoided.
If you must use an exterior routing protocol, BGPv4 is the currently acccepted
> My question is reguarding weather the routes should be only static, or if there
> is a secure way for the routing protocol metrics to be used.
Static routes have the advantage that they can be audited a lot easier.