[Dshield] Secure computing (was: Port 135)

Kenneth Porter shiva at sewingwitch.com
Tue Oct 29 18:47:13 GMT 2002


--On Tuesday, October 29, 2002 6:12 AM -0800 Ted Miller
<theo_miller at yahoo.com> wrote:

>> "Lauro, John" <jlauro at umflint.edu> wrote:
>> Here is one thing to think about as a reason not to use a firewall...
>> Your entire network becomes one big honey pot..." 
> 
> That is like saying that you are going to leave your house unlocked in
> order to catch thieves.

More like leaving your neighborhood unlocked. Note that his context is an
academic network with many small "feifdoms", each with their own security
policies.




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