[rc5] Has anyone developed a firewall solution?

Brian Greul (Exch) bbraf08 at exch-imc.b-r.com
Mon Oct 6 11:08:57 EDT 1997


i think we have the same problem.
it is too bad that there isn't a ftp solution
ftp is a great big hole in most firewalls.
Fortunately most sites leave ftp import enabled because the user
community would hang them if they didn't.
:)


>-----Original Message-----
>From:	rfowler at ins-server [SMTP:rfowler at ins-server.jpl.nasa.gov]
>Sent:	Tuesday, September 30, 1997 1:55 PM
>To:	rc5 at llamas.net
>Subject:	Re: [rc5] Has anyone developed a firewall solution?
>
>One other note, I have some machines behind a Microsoft Proxy Server with
>authentication turned on.
>For the service client, in control panel -> services I set the service to
>run under an account that was authorized to use the proxy.  I also installed
>the winsock proxy client then didn't tell the bovine client about the proxy
>(this way it will try to connect directly, which will use the winsock
>proxy).  I couldn't get it to work with the http proxy.
>
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Brian Greul (Exch) <bbraf08 at exch-imc.b-r.com>
>To: rc5 at llamas.net <rc5 at llamas.net>
>Date: Tuesday, September 30, 1997 10:49 AM
>Subject: RE: [rc5] Has anyone developed a firewall solution?
>
>
>
>>What is a good way to check the firewall type?
>>
>>>-----Original Message-----
>>>From: Marc Sissom [SMTP:msissom at dnaent.com]
>>>Sent: Tuesday, September 30, 1997 11:17 AM
>>>To: rc5 at llamas.net
>>>Subject: Re: [rc5] Has anyone developed a firewall solution?
>>>
>>>Brian Greul (Exch) wrote:
>>>>
>>>> I am behind a stalinist firewall in corporate america.
>>>
>>>You didn't mention what type of firewall. If it is a SOCKS type,
>>>try this:
>>>
>>> http://www.socks.nec.com/sockscap.html
>>>
>>>Run a personal proxy with this software.
>>>Point all of your clients to the pp.
>>>It works for SOCKS 4 and 5 type firewalls.
>>>
>>>Write me if you need any more help.
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