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Re: [suse-security] UDP wide open?!?!?



On Wednesday 30 October 2002 23.41, Togan Muftuoglu wrote:
> so having FW_ALLOW_INCOMING_HIGHPORTS_UDP="domain ntp" means nothing as
> they are not >1023

It means incoming traffic on high ports *related* to dns or ntp. Just as a 
"passive ftp" ftp server accepts incoming high ports despite the ftp port 
being 21 which is << 1024

Anders

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