TurnKey Linux Virtual Appliance Library

cloud solution for host-based firewall and NAT shielding VMs

pum's picture

I have a ProxMox server with several TKL VMs: LAMP, Node, Mongo and CMSs.

The server is a firewall and offers IP-based-routing (NAT) to access VMs

The LAMP server is a web proxy and offers domain-based routing to local sites and other VMs

Using TKLBAM the VMs can be backed up and restored in the cloud easily.

But: in the ProxMox hoste they are shielded from the internet, but AFAIK when I restore them in the cloud, they are directly accessible, or am I wrong in this?

Is there a best practice to get restore such IP-based routing and firewall functionality in the cloud? Does it make sense to implement this also in a VM and not in the host?

PumWalters's picture

Ah. This might just be what

Post new comment

The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly. If you have a Gravatar account, used to display your avatar.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Allowed HTML tags: <a> <p> <span> <div> <h1> <h2> <h3> <h4> <h5> <h6> <img> <map> <area> <hr> <br> <br /> <ul> <ol> <li> <dl> <dt> <dd> <table> <tr> <td> <em> <b> <u> <i> <strong> <font> <del> <ins> <sub> <sup> <quote> <blockquote> <pre> <address> <code> <cite> <strike> <caption>

More information about formatting options

Leave this field empty. It's part of a security mechanism.
(Dear spammers: moderators are notified of all new posts. Spam is deleted immediately)