Re: IP Address security
From: Lord Shaolin (abuse_at_127.0.0.1)
Date: Mon, 28 Apr 2003 10:39:24 +0100
"Armin Krawinkel" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> Colonel Flagg announced in
> > In article <Y2Tqa.firstname.lastname@example.org>, email@example.com
> > says...
> >> Lau Kam To announced in <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> >> > Hi folks,
> >> >
> >> > Are there freewares/sharewares available for download that could
> >> > prevent disclosing my IP address?
> >> trying to hide your ip address is silly and impossible
> > It's easy to hide your IP address by going through proxies.
> the proxy knows your ip then. you cannot hide your ip because then
> packets that should go to your machine would not know where you are.
> apart from that not all protocols are proxyable (is that a word?)
I take it you haven't come across TCP/IP sequence prediction or session
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