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Re: Mac Address Filter
On 08/06/2002, O. Matt <email@example.com> wrote To firstname.lastname@example.org:
> I wonder how I could set up a mac addresses filtering firewall rule on
> my little OpenBSD 3.0 server. Any idea ?
Why does anyone wants MAC filtering?
You'll break more than you would gain in 'security'.
One thing you can do is to setup a bridge and use
the bpf filtering in there - if you really need to.
I'd like to hear some "arguments" why this is so
Answers like 'but netfilter has it' are void for me.
Philipp Buehler, aka fips | sysfive.com GmbH | BOfH | NUCH | <double-p>
#1: Break the clue barrier!
#2: Already had buzzword confuseritis ?