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RE: Blocking Internet Gaming

  • From: Dominic J. Eidson
  • Date: Sun Jan 06 23:57:55 2002

On Sun, 6 Jan 2002, Dominic J. Eidson wrote:


> The basic setup is disallow all outbound connections, save ports 20-21,
> 23, 109/110, 80 (with restiction, explanation follows) and 443.


Since several people have commented on us not allowing SSH through by
default, I'll re-quote my private reply:

".. if someone's clueful enough to use SSH, they're clueful enough to
request we allow SSH through for them..."

We do allow other outbound connections upon written request.

Dominic J. Eidson
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