How to disable the firewall in CentOS

By | January 30, 2014

Firewall iconThe Linux Firewall can be a powerful tool if it is used correctly. However, in some cases you may want to disable it.

Here is a nice tutorial if you wish to learn more about the firewall.

Here are the commands you need to run in order to stop it and to prevent it from start at boot time:

chkconfig iptables off
service iptables stop

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