IPFilter Firewall User's Guide

Document Number: 007-4599-002


Written by Jean Wilson

Edited by Susan Wilkening

Production by Glen Traefald

Engineering contributions by Lindsey North


© 2002 - 2003 Silicon Graphics, Inc. All rights reserved; provided portions may be copyright in third parties, as indicated elsewhere herein. No permission is granted to copy, distribute, or create derivative works from the contents of this electronic documentation in any manner, in whole or in part, without the prior written permission of Silicon Graphics, Inc.


The electronic (software) version of this document was developed at private expense; if acquired under an agreement with the USA government or any contractor thereto, it is acquired as "commercial computer software" subject to the provisions of its applicable license agreement, as specified in (a) 48 CFR 12.212 of the FAR; or, if acquired for Department of Defense units, (b) 48 CFR 227-7202 of the DoD FAR Supplement; or sections succeeding thereto. Contractor/manufacturer is Silicon Graphics, Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Pkwy 2E, Mountain View, CA 94043-1351.


Silicon Graphics, SGI, the SGI logo, and IRIX are registered trademarks of Silicon Graphics, Inc.

Portions of this document are derived from the IP Filter Based Firewalls HOWTO by Brendan Conoboy and Erik Fichtner, copyright 2002, available at http://www.obfuscation.org/ipf/.

Cover design by Sarah Bolles, Sarah Bolles Design, and Dany Galgani, SGI Technical Publications.

Record of Revision

Revision 001November 2002 
Original publication documenting the IPFilter firewall product that runs on IRIX systems.

Revision 002January 2003 
Revised for minor bug fixes.