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Re: security at mac address level

On Fri, 28 Mar 2003, Dries Schellekens wrote:
> On Fri, 28 Mar 2003, Doros Eracledes wrote:
> > Is there a way to make sure that only requests
> > from specific mac address can access my
> > pf protected database server?
> > May be if it's not possible using pf, i could use a level 1 switch?
You confused me.
> pf(4) filters at layer 2 (IP) and 3 (TCP, UDP, ...). If you want to filter
Of course this should be 3 (IP) and 4 (TCP, UDP, ...)
> at ehternet level, you should use a bridge(4). brconfig(8) has a similar
> syntax as pf. Read the manual:
Dries Schellekens
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