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Re: Private port numbers?
On woensdag, aug 13, 2003, at 21:38 Europe/Amsterdam, Crist Clark wrote:
Cool. So if you use private ports, you'll be totally protected from theThat would be the theory, yes. (I grant you that it won't be quite this simple in practice.)
I'm sure everyone will filter private ports just as effectively as RFC1918It's not the same thing. RFC 1918 and martian addresses aren't supposed to be present on the internet, but aren't automatically harmful. Having services that are explicitly labeled for internal use be visible to the rest of the world is potentially very harmful.