Security problems of TCP

This outdated page addresses some problems of unencrypted tcp connections, which The easiest solution to avoid attacks like that would be to disable source routing on your hosts, don't pass source routed packets through your own routers, install checks that no packets will be routed from the outside with an inside source address. But that still wont help against all kinds of possible attacks. The free OpenSSH is the ideal anwser against most of those threats. SSH will encrypt your connections and even forward X Windows.

TCP/IP Protocol Related Texts

When you read all those texts, you get a fairly good impression what the problems concerning TCP/IP are and what can be done to avoid security holes.


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