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Re: [suse-security] YOU & Firewall
  • From: Markus Gaugusch <markus@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 8 Aug 2002 22:30:46 +0200 (CEST)
  • Message-id: <Pine.LNX.4.44.0208082228340.1047-100000@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Aug 8, Bastian Friedrich <bastian@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Port 113 is the ident (or auth) service. Many ftp servers start ident
> requests on connect; if this is "DENY"ed in the firewall, the
> connection has to time out on the server, which may take a while. YOU
> probably will work if you just take your time to drink a coffee in the
> meantime.
> Markus, fou4s will have the same problem in this case.
No, because I recommended using fou4s with http servers - and they
shouldn't use auth ... But you are right, port 113 is likely to come from
an FTP server.

kind regards,
Markus Gaugusch
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