Virtualised environments are focused on isolating the guest OS. Using the VirtualBox model, the guest might be behind a virtual NAT and/or talk only with other VMs via internal networks, and only ...
I have a question regarding your experience of TCP Sequence Prediction that I am hoping someone could help with. I am aware of how TCP Sequence Prediction works and how the connection can be hijacked ...
My assumption: When a firewall is configured to drop spoofed packets, it tries to ping (not necessarily ICMP) the source IP and sees if it belongs to a real host or if it's up, and if not, it drops ...
Quick Security Question if i may. We have an internal Intranet system which is only accessible from a few internal vlans, our main external firewall blocks all access to the internal webserver – or ...
Can one use ipopts, and in particular IP source routing, to circumvent source-based blocking in pf or iptables? For example, with OpenBSD's pf: block in all # default deny block out all pass in on ...
I'd like to understand what anti-packet-spoofing technology exists (or should exist) to verify an inbound packet. Maybe this is as simple as a Cisco ACL, Firewall Rule, implemented at the network ...