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Re: Is ident secure?

On Thu, Aug 30, 2001 at 11:14:33PM -0300, Alisson Sellaro wrote: 

> I was checking my firewall logs and have detected lots of TCP/113 dropped packets. Checking /etc/services I realized it was ident traffic. What do you think about such service? Should I let it blocked or should I allow it without further security exposure?

identd running and you want it -> don't block
identd running and you don't want it -> deinstall
identd not running -> no need to block 

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