Subject: Re: NetBSD vs. RFC 1241
To: None <tech-net@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Matthias Scheler <email@example.com>
Date: 09/16/1997 20:38:29
In article <199709161809.OAA18731@jekyll.piermont.com>,
"Perry E. Metzger" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I don't think so, but it would be completely trivial to implement.
Trivial for your or trivial for me? :-)
> (It would also be an intriguing security hole, but thats another story.)
Is it? It invents a new method for IP spoofing but that's another thing.
For security concerns we could turn it off by default so that one has
to enable it with "sysctl".
Matthias Scheler http://home.owl.de/~tron/