[mail_lists] Re: [Dshield] Re: [Full-Disclosure] Port Blocking
doug at dwhite.ws
Sun Jun 29 12:11:29 GMT 2003
I wonder if that is local to your area. My provider is SBC, and they block
nothing at all. I operate Web Servers, Mail servers, Anti-spam filtering
servers, etc, a whole rack of them.
I might add if they ever did start blocking ports as a matter of course and not
in response to a widespread attack, I would change providers. There are plenty
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Jim" <jconner at enterit.com>
To: "General DShield Discussion List" <list at dshield.org>
Sent: Sunday, June 29, 2003 3:57 AM
Subject: Re: [mail_lists] Re: [Dshield] Re: [Full-Disclosure] Port Blocking
| On Friday 27 June 2003 19:36, you wrote:
| Some ISP's are taking things too far, imo. Up until this week, ports 21, 80,
| and 25 were blocked. I could live with my ISP blocking those ports as they
| are abused by some people. Now, here's the stinker! My ISP just started
| blocking ALL incoming ports. Every one is blocked! I can't even ssh to my
| machine anymore. I can't scp files between my machines and other remote
| machines that I work on remotely. This is starting to tick me off! That is
| just uncalled for in my opinion. I could get more service out of dialup back
| in the day! ISPs are going too far, imo. I pay to get service TO and FROM
| my machine. I don't abuse that ability as some do.
| Im calling my ISP this week. Anyone else with SBC having the same problems?
| - Jim
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