Subject: Re: Security concerns with bootpd and tftp
To: nm <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jason Thorpe <email@example.com>
Date: 09/08/1998 01:21:35
On Fri, 04 Sep 1998 14:05:26 -0400
nm <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> block in from any to any port < 1024
> pass in from trusted_host to any
> pass in from xterm_host to any
> pass out from any to any
> Now from my trusted_host I can ftp in, telnet in, etc and all is well,
> but when the XTerm is booting it cannot seem to get an ip.
> Any suggestions here?
Your xterm_host doesn't have an IP address yet, so its "pass" rule doesn't
get triggered during the bootp phase of the booting process.
Jason R. Thorpe email@example.com
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