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Re: SSH Blocking



On Tuesday April 26 2005 07:51, Alvin Oga wrote:
> i log into any machine around the world and vice versa ...
> but only with "known and trusted boxes" ...
>
> you can always convert dynamic ip# into static ip# and continue from that
> known proxy

And how exactly does that take logging into a trusted box from a potentially 
untrusted one out of the equation? You're merely moving the original problem 
to a proxy (which might get compromised as well), not solving it. When you 
are on a dynamic IP, you can't just push a button to get a static, trusted 
one, but you might still need to log in to your database server to restart a 
crashed service.

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