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Re: Company Firewall's IP Address
From: Bill Hamel <billh () bugs hamel net>
Date: Thu, 14 Nov 2002 13:30:03 -0500 (EST)


Hi,

Proxy / Spoof what ?  Unless the destination
knows the source IP, there is no return path.

Remember packets don't leave a trail of bread crumbs so that they can
find their way back ;)

-b


On Thu, 14 Nov 2002, Meritt James wrote:

Proxy.  Spoofing.

Bill Hamel wrote:

Unless I am missing something in the question, no matter what you do,
what/whoever you connect to through a firewall will always know the IP
address of the the trusted interface of the firewall.

-bh

On Wed, 13 Nov 2002, Meritt James wrote:

"an" IP Address - not necessarily the originating individual.  There are
a LOT of ways around that.

Jim

Leonard.Ong () nokia com wrote:

There is nothing new about finding your IP Address and display it on the web page.

--
James W. Meritt CISSP, CISA
Booz | Allen | Hamilton
phone: (410) 684-6566


--
James W. Meritt CISSP, CISA
Booz | Allen | Hamilton
phone: (410) 684-6566



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