FQDN filtering

Baake, Matthias m.baake at porta.de
Tue Aug 30 15:23:41 CEST 2005


hi

afaik it is possible, but the hostname will be resolved if the rule is executed.
this means if there is a dns update, the resolved ip may not match the hostname you want to filter.
so i would say better be careful

greets

Matthias

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> Subject: FQDN filtering
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> Is there any way one can use IPTABLES to filter traffic based 
> on "Fully
> Qualified Domain Names".
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> Rgds
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