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Re: ALL: PARANOID from /etc/hosts.deny Should be Commented by default

18.04.2001 pisze PiotR (piotr@omega.resa.es):

> Having ALL: PARANOID in /etc/hosts.deny only causes problems and
> doesn't provide any special security. Its very annoing when you can't
> access some server because this. Or worse, the clients doesn't accept
> the server stuff.

Yes, I agree. It should be removed and replaced with ALL: DENY. ;->

> I strongly believe that this should be removed in posterior releases
> of debian O.S ?what do you think?

Seriously, I think it should stay as it is. Everybody, who knows what
it means, can easily edit this file and remove it.

best regards,

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