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The first problem is since your using the same system as VPN endpoint and NFS share, its possible to 'spoof' the allowed ip address on the other side (e.g the public line of the server) unless mitigated through other means. (the NFS service has no idea that a specific IP should be on a specific interface) The second is that if 1 of the machines is ...


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This file is a configuration file for some kind of antique unsecured ancestor of ssh: rsh (Remote SHell, more info including syntax example here). This antique tool relies its security on TCP three-way handshake in order to trust that a remote host is really who it pretends to be. Due to ISN prediction, you already know this was a weak way of ...


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IP addresses are assigned to Internet Service Providers who assign them to customers. (Sometimes, but less frequently, a block of addresses may be assigned directly to a customer, such as IBM.) Sometimes IP addresses assigned to ISPs may be used for the ISP's internal operations, and not assigned to customers at all. Example: The IP address of an AT&T ...


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An ISP should be able to identify the accountholder details (including address on file where applicable) and at least the street address corresponding to the IP at a given time when dealing with wired residential connections, but there is not much more. There are some circumstances under which it is simply not possible to identify a person based on their IP ...



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