On Tue, 30 Apr 1996, Darren Reed wrote:
> In some mail from Thomas Leitner, sie said:
> > Hope that ain't an FAQ: Apart from the standard tools like satan et.al.
> > can anyone recommend other Firewall checking tools and/or has more
> > informations about firewall checking?
> > Is there something like a standard toolset or somesuch?
> What do you want to test ?
Hmm. Sorry for not pointing that out.
> The correctness of your rules ?
> The ability of your firewall to implement the policy outlined in your rules ?
> The ability of your firewall to withstand attack ?
I'd say, that the most important is the ability to withstand attacks.
So this is what I primarily want to prove.
Any comments anyone ?
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