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two feature suggestions

Posted: Tue May 01, 2007 11:30 am
by sasquatch
1) Time limits. e.g.: it's often easiest to just allow an application full access for a period of time but then shut off it's Internet supply. It would be nice to be able to say "allow Safari all network access for 5 min, 15min, etc.

2) allow by top level domain NAME! It's tedious saying YES to 300 request to allow access to server&port for g329d.google.com, g329e.google.com, g329f.google.com.... etc.

It would be even more spiffy to be able to combine the two:

"Ok, allow Safari access to google.com for 5 min. then NO MORE!" ;-)

ditto!

Posted: Tue May 01, 2007 11:31 am
by captain
I'll second that suggestion! ;-)

+1 and Bump!

Posted: Sat Nov 24, 2007 7:29 pm
by CallMeDave
Yes, please, the ability to create/edit Rules to allow for all machines within a specified domain would be soooooooo helpful!

Re: two feature suggestions

Posted: Sat Nov 24, 2007 8:54 pm
by Not Brit
sasquatch wrote:2) allow by top level domain NAME! It's tedious saying YES to 300 request to allow access to server&port for g329d.google.com, g329e.google.com, g329f.google.com.... etc.


Just create a rule to allow (or deny) access to "*.google.com"

At least, that's what I've been doing and it works great.

Re: two feature suggestions

Posted: Mon Nov 26, 2007 4:37 pm
by jakaj
Not Brit wrote:
sasquatch wrote:2) allow by top level domain NAME! It's tedious saying YES to 300 request to allow access to server&port for g329d.google.com, g329e.google.com, g329f.google.com.... etc.


Just create a rule to allow (or deny) access to "*.google.com"

At least, that's what I've been doing and it works great.


I hope LS does FCrDNS in that case (link), otherwise it's a security hole.