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Re: Level3 routing issues?

  • From: alex
  • Date: Mon Jan 27 15:09:15 2003

> Alex, although technically correct, its not practical.  How many end users
> vpn in from home from say a public ip on their dsl modem leaving
> themselves open to attack but now also having this connection back to the
> "Secure" inside network.  Has anyone heard of any confirmed cases of this
> yet?

So then they are using a wrong tool. Using a wrong security tool tends to
bite one in the <censored>.

Yes, I have seen attacks mounted via VPNs. Work like charm.

Alex





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