Subject: Re: illegal network routes and a ponderance
To: NetBSD Networking Technical Discussion List <>
From: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
List: tech-net
Date: 02/22/2003 17:06:30
>>> Fixing all the code that makes assumptions based solely on the IP
>>> address would certainly be a good thing.  [...]
>> Maybe adding to tcpwrappers the option for checking for
>> source-routed connections would be the easiest way?
> Unless I'm unaware of some sockets magic TCP Wrappers (or any other
> user-level application) can never do this....

You're unaware.  See [gs]etsockopt(,IPPROTO_IP,IP_OPTIONS,,).

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