Giant firewall runs Linux

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| Crossbeam Systems has started shipping a massive chassis-style, "unified
| threat management" (UTM) system based on an open Linux OS. The X-Series UTM
| server runs the company's Linux-based "XOS" OS, and targets highly scalable
| firewalls and other security applications for large data centers and service
| providers.

Go Google, Linux, or Open source or go home! Google tops wireless application
developers for LBS apps

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| Another interesting finding from the study reports that almost two-thirds
| (60.5%) of wireless developers plan to be using open source or Linux-specific
| tools to build applications for mobile devices in the next year.


Endian Firewall Community ISO -- Endian Firewall 2.1 Released

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| Endian Firewall Community is a "turn-key" linux security distribution that
| turns every system into a full featured security appliance. The software has
| been designed with "usability in mind" and is very easy to install, use and
| manage, without losing its flexibility. *

NuFW: Single sign-on meets firewall

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| French open-source company INL has recently released the latest
| version of its next-generation firewall, NuFW 2.1.1.

IPCop 1.4.13 released

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| Wikipedia: "IPCop is a Linux based firewall distribution, which
| aims to provide a simple-to-manage firewall appliance based on PC
| hardware. IPCop is a Stateful firewall built on the Linux
| netfilter framework. Originally a fork of the SmoothWall Linux
| firewall, the projects are developed independently, and have now
| diverged significantly."

The perfect start with Smoothwall Express 3.0

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| Smoothwall Express is an internet firewall, which allows you to protect your
| network, as well as providing NAT functionality.

First looks at SmoothWall Express 3.0 *"Polar"

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| Well done to the SmoothWall developers and contributors, this is an excellent
| product, 10/10 from me. *

Linux Release: Enter Express 3.0! [Fanfare!]

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| SmoothWall Express is a free GPL firewall distribution based on a
| security-hardened subset of the GNU/Linux operating system (2.6 Kernel).
| Express allows users to convert a spare computer into a dedicated ‘hardware’
| or network firewall that sits at the gateway, providing an extra layer of
| protection and saving valuable system resources. Development, testing and *
| maintenance is done on an active basis by a core team of programmers with
| indispensable assistance from an extensive user community. * * *

Smoothwall vs M0n0wall: A Comparison

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| Machines like this are available at auction sites, flea markets and garage
| sales for about $20 - $50.