Graphical interface firewall based on Ubuntu Linux ufw.

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gufw installation issue (package is in a very bad inconsistent state)

I have been unable to fix this any help would be appreciated: dpkg: error processing package **gufw** (--configure): package is in a very bad inconsistent state; you should reinstall it before ...
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GUFW limit access to websites

Do anyone know how I can limit access to certain websites during specific hours of the day using GUFW? If GUFW do not have this ability, what can I use instead to achieve this function?
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Is there a way to whitlist ip's and block everything else

So i'm running ubuntu on my vps. But the problem is that i have kids trying to figure out the password of the FTP connection and the VNC connection. (with succes). Now i want to ask is there a way to ...
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Block internet if vpn connection drops

Trying to set up gufw so that it if my vpn connection drops, my computer won't be able to access the internet any more. My plan was to block all outgoing, but allow only a connection to the IP of my ...
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gufw on ubuntu 16.04 don't run

It doesn't run properly when I click and closes automatically.
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I can't open gufw in Ubuntu 16.04

** (gufw.py:28335): WARNING **: Failed to load shared library 'libwebkitgtk-3.0.so.0' referenced by the typelib: libgbm.so.1: 無法開啟共用目的檔: 沒有此一檔案或目錄 /usr/share/gufw/gufw/view/gufw.py:117: Warning: ...
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Gufw fails to control ufw

ufw is 0.34 gufw is 15.10.0 As title says it is not possible to control the active status of ufw through gufw: sudo ufw status Status: Inaktiv start gufw, enter root passwort to authenticate. ...
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Imported gufw profile appears empty

I'm doing a clean install of Mint 17.3 and am trying to transfer my firewall rules from the old copy (on Mint 16) using gufw. I know I can copy the ufw files, or even export and import the iptables ...
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Can gufw profiles be switched automatically?

In gufw, you can set up different profiles (home, office, ...) with different rules. This is cool, but: Is there a way to automatically select a profile, depending on the presence of a wifi access ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 port 515 open permanently & no closed in Gufw comand: ufw deny 515

Desktop Ubuntu 12.04 port 515 open permanently & It does not close the port 515 team: ufw deny 515, but Gufw reports that the 515 port is deny. After this prosedure: nmap report: port 515 open ...
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UFW - How to make it easier and what are stealth ports can UFW have these? [closed]

Let me show u what I jusat wasted 2 hours doing: To Action From -- ------ ---- 22 REJECT Anywhere 23/tcp ...
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GUFW from desktop icon

I am trying to launch gufw from an icon on my desktop. Now gufw requires sudo to run. I found an application that did the same thing but for nautilus (http://lifehacker.com/5596006/create-an-...
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Gufw does not open in Ubuntu 14.04

I'm using Remote Desktop Manager to access another system which uses Ubuntu 14.04 with Xfce 4.10 desktop. I recently installed Gufw. When I click it from Application Menu\Systems, it does not open. ...
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How to add Gufw to start up? [duplicate]

want to know because I am tired of just clicking on the launcher because I just leave my laptop on. Please help me. Thank You Pass does not apply When the program is activated
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Are the Gufw default profiles empty?

I've just installed gufw on my notebook. I'm trying to setup my laptop with a very secure - roadwarrior - type of configuration. So the choices available in GUFW with a public, home and office profile ...
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How can I use Firefox with Ubuntu firewall (gufw)?

I don't know how can I allow the permission for Firefox in the gufw firewall. Can someone help me please?
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Google Talk > Gufw set to Deny/Deny does BLOCK. Please help

I have my Ubuntu 12.04 Server. I installed Google Talk in it. I opened gufw, and set it to deny/deny and there are no allow rules. Now firefox wont connect to the internet which is good... But... ...
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How do I activate Ip tables or UFW with ease. Also, use elevation to activate

How do I activate Ip tables or UFW with ease. Also, use elevation to activate. Further once active how to I block all unsolicited incoming coneections and yet allow all outgoing connections
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GUFW for console?

I like the GUFW, but need something similar for console. I mean an interactive software without need to remember all the command line keys. Could you suggest one?
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firewall ufw is “enable and active” but gufw is off

question concerning the ufw firewall : sudo ufw enable returns Firewall is active and enabled on system startup sounds fine, but when i start gufw after reboot, it is still off what does that ...
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Gufw doesn't show my current iptables rules

I bought a new machine, so, what I did was save my current iptables using iptables-save and imported the rules into the new machine with iptables-restore command. If I run iptables -L command in the ...
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Is the firewall active or not?

I'm confused about the status of my firewall. Using the Ubuntu Software Center, I have installed Gufw. Problem: When the Firewall is locked, it looks like it's inactive. But when I unlock it, it's ...
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UFW Settings - Application Integration [closed]

I have installed the Ubuntu system, and deny both incoming and outgoing ports loosing internet access. Now I want access only for my Firefox that I have installed separately from the Firefox website ...
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Should I be using a firewall in Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why is the firewall disabled by default? I installed both gufw and Firestarter but I'm hesitant to activate one of them because I don't know too much about firewalls in ...
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How can I set up GUFW so that only firefox connects to the internet

I only want http, https and DNS to be open. I'm having troubles with setting up port ranges in the UFW GUI. How do I input configs into the feilds? Basically, something along the lines of this, but ...
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Add more applications to the Gufw drop down menu

I'm setting rules for ufw using the Gufw. In the preconfigured tab, there are applications which I can set to allow internet access. How can I add more applications to that list?
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Precautionary security measures for a home user? (firewall, antivirus, etc)

I just recently made the switch from Windows to Ubuntu, and I'm just a little paranoid when it comes to security measures. I've looked around and from what I've read, security is not as big a concern ...
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Why is the firewall disabled by default?

Why is ufw firewall included in Ubuntu, when it is not enabled and pre-configured by default? Most users don't even know it is there, because no GUI frontend is provided.
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Ubuntu comes with firewall by default?

I understand the Ubuntu comes with firwallul UFW is true? There is a GUI for it? if so, what is his name and where do I download? It is possible that UFW notify us (like in windows with a pop-up ...