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Re: [suse-security] how to enable ipsec over firewall?
>>As far as I understand, Ip Port 50 and UDP 500 play a special role
>>
>> Exactly - the communication goes up on port 50 with protocol 50 using
udp.
>
>???
>
>Ipsec uses *IP protocol* number 50 (IPv6-Crypt, look at /etc/protocols)
>for data echange, and *UDP port* number 500 (isakmp -> /etc/services)
>for key exchange.
>
>Please don't complicate matters further by confusing ports and
>protocols...

Just my typo. But with the complete compliance via the word "exactly"
everybody?
should see it as what it is : just a typo :O)

Yours

Michael





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