lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2003]   [Feb]   [6]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
Date
SubjectRe: NAT counting
From
On Thu, Feb 06, 2003 at 09:46:44AM -0500, Stephen Clark wrote:
> Hi all,
>
> Is Linux being fixed to prevent this?
>
>
> "how to remotely count the number of machines hiding behind a NAT box"
> <http://www.research.att.com/%7Esmb/papers/fnat.pdf> /
>
Not a problem. The purpose of NAT isn't to "hide" stuff, but
to share an ipv4 address. If you need more than that, let a
firewall mangle your packets in interesting ways.
You can probably do that with linux if you really want to...

Helge Hafting

-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:33    [W:0.075 / U:1.348 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site