I have a question regarding a project. The project is to configure a firewall, which I have for the most part figured out. My question is regarding...
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I have a question regarding a project. The project is to configure a firewall, which I have for the most part

figured out. My question is regarding source and destination ports. One of the properties of the firewall is "allow port 80 requests to the Interior client." I should point out I am doing this project virtually in Virtual Box. Because of this, there is no "real" Internet connection.


For the source, I entered the source IP address of the external client, and specified TCP Port 80. For the destination, I entered the destination IP address of the interior client, but left the port blank. Do I need to specify port 80 as the destination port?

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No, user need not specify port 80 as a destination port because the project is virtually on the Virtual Machine. As the user... View the full answer

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