Re: Reflectors and Firewalls

Chip Sparling (chip@ftp.com)
Wed, 5 Jul 95 13:18:38 EDT


Hello Daniel,

>So my question: Does this also work through a firewall? With a socksified
>reflector binary, I think it should be no problem to open a connection to
>any reflector site. However, other Internet sites will not be able to open
>a connection to my reflector.

Socks version 4.0 does not support UDP, which is what cuseeme uses,
but version 5.0 does, unfortunately the spec isn't finalized yet.
For details (and probably more useful info) check out,
ftp://ftp.nec.com/pub/security/socks.cstc

Good luck,

chip