Subject: Re: identd with NAT and IPv6 support.
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Greg A. Woods <email@example.com>
Date: 03/27/2002 20:23:08
[ On Wednesday, March 27, 2002 at 20:14:00 (-0500), Aidan Cully wrote: ]
> Subject: Re: identd with NAT and IPv6 support.
> ident is useless once you leave a trusted area.
Actually even within a trusted and protected environment it's pretty
much "useless", or more correctly: unsafe to use, without encryption.
Unfortunately there's not much support built into the commonly available
client libraries to support use of shared secrets.
Greg A. Woods
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