[mythtv] Proposed change to Network Communications

mythtv at phipps-hutton.freeserve.co.uk mythtv at phipps-hutton.freeserve.co.uk
Fri Mar 10 17:07:07 UTC 2017


Quoting Peter Bennett <pgbennett at comcast.net>:

> Yep - I realized when I bought a new router that supports IPV6 and  
> connected it to Comcast. All of a sudden the entire world can ssh  
> into my PC via IPV6 and there is nothing I can set in the router to  
> prevent it. On the other hand, I have had certain IPV4 ports open  
> for years anyway so I can access my systems when away from home.
>

I don't mean to sound snarky but maybe you should have bought a router  
that includes a firewall.

Cheers,
Tim.




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