[Dshield] Enquiry about strange network usage by user

Chris Ramsden chris at ramsden.org.uk
Sat Oct 8 07:51:14 GMT 2005


Michael Thompson wrote:
> I have banned a user from using all P2P software, and put in place a block on 
> the firewall to prevent it being used.
> 
What makes you think the user won't switch to a different port? Many
BitTorrent clients allow the user to specify which ports/ranges are
used, for both tracking and data. Both TCP and UDP can be used. I doubt
you can stop this user without using DPI.


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