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Date:      Thu, 01 Dec 2011 20:57:52 -0600
From:      Tim Daneliuk <>
To:        Robert Bonomi <>
Subject:   Re: ipfw And ping
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On 12/01/2011 08:56 PM, Robert Bonomi wrote:

> Similarly, I let the firewall respond to pings adressed to it's _external_
> interface, but silently drop anything addressed any further inside my
> network.  (If they can _reach_ my firewall, then a problem, whatever it
> is, *is* 'my problem' and that's all anybody on the outside needs to know,
> or to tell me, if reporting a problem. :)

I NAT behind the FW so they're not getting anywhere behind it...

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