Realtime Graphical Firewall Monitors

Michael Torrie torriem at gmail.com
Thu Aug 1 21:47:44 MDT 2013


On 08/01/2013 01:26 PM, Nathan England wrote:
> 
> Hello All,
> 
> We've all seen the Windows firewall utilities that have a taskbar icon that 
> shows incoming/outgoing traffic and in detail some of them show what programs 
> are creating/requesting the data and what ports are being used.
> 
> Is there anything like this available for linux? I know several that can log 
> it to the command line, but I'm really looking for something that has that 
> "cool" factor.

I think Fedora's firewalld is supposed to provide this sort of
functionality.  Not sure how the frontend is coming along, but if I
understand things correctly, what you want seems to be the goal of
firewalld.

https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/FirewallD#User_interaction_mode



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