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Re: filtering logmein with pf



On 9/7/05, Karl O. Pinc <[email protected]> wrote:
> 
> On 09/07/2005 07:45:05 AM, Peter N. M. Hansteen wrote:
> > Siju George <[email protected]> writes:
> >
> > > https://secure.logmein.com/
> > >
> > > How do I prevent usage of such software with PF while permitting
> > http
> > > access from the LAN at the same time through PF to the Internet???
> >
> > As far as I can dechipher the marketbabble on the "how it works"
> > pages,
> > it looks like the system is based on clients "calling home" via
> > https,
> > and "home" then uses the connection just established to keep in
> > touch.
> > I think it's https you need to worry about.  You could try limiting
> > allowed https contact to a list of known good hosts (do remember to
> > include your boss' online bank in the list).
> 
> Maybe prevent https connections from your LAN to the IPs used by
> logmein.com?
> 
Thankyou so much Peter and Karl for you replies :-)
kind regards
Siju