DFWFW (Docker Firewall Framework)
Tool and Usage
DFWFW, short of Docker Firewall Framework, offers easy administration of the iptables rules of Docker containers. It updates using event streams.
How it works
DFWFW uses event stream of the local Docker daemon. Any changes to the containers are received almost real-time, so the firewall rules can be adjusted where needed. The tool has a primary focus on the firewall rules of the primary network bridge. However, it does support injecting firewall rules for other network namespaces as well.
The license of this project is unclear. It states "The software is free for any purposes, but no responsibility."
Usage and audience
This tool is categorized as a firewall management tool.
DFWFW is commonly used for firewall management. Target users for this tool are security professionals and system administrators.
- + The source code of this software is available
- - Full name of author is unknown
Support operating systems
DFWFW is known to work on Linux.