[unisog] Skype EULA

Joe Matusiewicz joem at nist.gov
Thu Jun 1 17:29:34 GMT 2006


At 10:32 PM 5/31/2006, you wrote:

>         Well that seems to have touched a nerve :-) I've been in meetings
>all day and came through my office and approved 20 or so posts on skype then
>went back to meetings :-).  Now I'm out of meetings and can provide some
>illumination. As noted by others if you don't have a firewall you will get
>elected to have supernodes. The first time I saw skype a user's machine was
>doing some 6 megabits per second on our charged commodity link. I know it
>wasn't our user because he was on vacation for 2 weeks and had left a skype
>client running. I believe (but haven't tried) is you block port 33033 tcp
>you will block skype. That is the directory service port and if it can't

I just checked my logs today and 44,000 ACK packets bounced of my firewall 
destined for port 33033.  I'm not sure what to make of this yet.

-- Joe





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