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Are packets getting to a firewall?

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How do I determine if packets are getting to a firewall?
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Is logging enabled on your firewall? That's the first thing you need to do.

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to determine u need to check in Firelwall which ports have u Blocked.If u havnet blocked anythng then by default ICMP is blocked.So u can ping the Server with Ip & u shuld get Request Time out...This shows that packets are being blocked due to firewall.....
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