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[suse-security] Securing internet access from a WiFi network via login
I am wondering if anyone can help me, I am trying to setup a small
limited-use wireless network (web/ftp/email only) and I am trying to
find the best way to limit unauthorized access to the Internet from the
WEP is not an option - I do not want to have to change any settings on a
client and I want more than WEP can offer.
What I would like to know is; is it possible to set up a proxy server
for web/ftp/email using SuSE 8.1 Pro (or higher) that could also issue
(expiring) usernames/passwords for many temporary users and force them
to login before allowing them access to the Internet?
Or, to put it in less words, I need:
- A way to keep people off the Internet unless they are allowed.
- A way to stop users from accessing services other than
- A way to block certain sites.
- An "easy" way to create temporary usernames/passwords for Internet
access and to expire them.
So, if anyone has ANY information that could help, even if it's just to
"RTFM for xyz software and go away", I would greatly appreciate it.
~From RFC 1925;
~ (3) With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. However, this is
~ not necessarily a good idea. It is hard to be sure where they
~ are going to land, and it could be dangerous sitting under them
~ as they fly overhead.
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