Re: Blocking ping ?From: Marc Jordan (email@example.com)
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From: "Marc Jordan" <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: Sun, 3 Feb 2002 01:18:54 +0100
> I think this drops all ICMP traffic, which I don't think is a
> terrific idea. To block ping, all you want to drop is outbound
> ICMP echo-reply. The following rule would do that ...
Why ? I've always done so in my home machine, I just
want to get answers to my echo-requests, what's wrong
with that (for a home machine I mean) ?