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Re: Layer 7 filtering

Am Mi, den 29.06.2005 schrieb Alexander Dalloz um 20:16:

> > The ugly part comes with the kernel (2.4.20-8). I've deployed the srpm 
> O man, that old kernel is long. long time obsolete and a no-go for a
> firewalling router! Have a close look at the Fedora Legacy Project.

> Alexander

Sorry, rereading my reply I feel I was not clear enough. The RH9 kernel
2.4.20-8 has more serious security issues than you have fingers on one
hand! It is the kernel version RH9 originally shipped with years ago.
Even during the period when Red Hat himself released security update
kernels that beast should have been kicked long time ago.


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