Alternative To: ZoneAlarm

Firestarter is a complete firewall tool for Linux machines. It features an easy to use firewall wizard to quickly create a firewall. Using the program you can then open and close ports with a few clicks, or stealth your machine giving access only to a select few. The real-time hit monitor shows attackers probing your machine.
Interface: Graphical (Gtk)
Associated Programs
dhcp3-server ISC DHCP server (transitional package)
GNOME su Frontend (gksu) graphical frontend to su
Available deb Repositories (how-to add a respository)
Debian 32-bit 64-bit
stable 1.0.3-8 1.0.3-8
testing 1.0.3-11 1.0.3-11
sid 1.0.3-11 1.0.3-11

Ubuntu 32-bit 64-bit
lucid 1.0.3-7ubuntu5 1.0.3-7ubuntu5
precise 1.0.3-10 1.0.3-10

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