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Re: Proxy advantage
From: Paul Robertson <probertson () fluiditgroup com>
Date: Tue, 16 Apr 2013 04:46:56 -0400

Not since "statefull" and "deep packet" inspection became keywords.

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On Apr 15, 2013, at 18:21, "Marcus J. Ranum" <mjr () ranum com> wrote:

Paul D. Robertson wrote:
I've always railed against DNS tunneling.  It seems to be rearing its ugly head again.  Today with all the in-band 
HTTP attacks, it once again seems the major advantage of a proxy server is not having to pass DNS down to the 
client.  Should this be a best practice?

Hasn't it always?

mjr.

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