I am trying to open open port 443 to my system as follows:
- I created a port forwarding rule to send port 443 to 192.168.2.2 which is my server
- I created an accept Connection filter for any protocol going from three (3) IP addresses to 192.168.2.2.
I then tested from one of the systems with the IP address allowed.above. It worked. I then tried from my cell phone with wifi turned off to confirm that it would be blocked. It let me in from my phone as well WHICH IS NOT WHAT I WANT. My question:
- How do I allow just these three IP addresses to go through my Verizon gateway? Do I put a "drop all incoming connections" before or after the filter allowing those specific IP addresses? Can I not put a group of IP addresses in my allow filter? Short of doing some random testing, I don't know where this is going wrong and I can't find any decent documentation. Please let me know if you have a way to fix this.
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