FW: [lug] FW: ipchains incongruity
CAtkinson at Circadence.com
Thu Mar 22 12:07:38 MST 2001
Ok, thanks. I'll double check the source port number and see if that helps.
This should last me until 11:00 tonight. :-)
> -----Original Message-----
> From: D. Stimits [mailto:stimits at idcomm.com]
> Sent: Thursday, March 22, 2001 12:04 PM
> To: lug at lug.boulder.co.us
> Subject: Re: FW: [lug] FW: ipchains incongruity
> "Atkinson, Chip" wrote:
> > Sorry. I hit send before finishing. Here's the right version:
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Atkinson, Chip
> > Sent: Thursday, March 22, 2001 11:50 AM
> > To: 'lug at lug.boulder.co.us'
> > Subject: RE: [lug] FW: ipchains incongruity
> > Thanks for the reply. Sorry for leaving out all that
> information. The
> > kernel I'm using is a 2.2 kernel. I run the script, check
> to see if it
> > works and if it doesn't, which has been the case, run
> ipchains -F to restore
> > to the working original configuration. I'm not putting the
> rules into any
> > place that they could be run automatically.
> > The weird thing is that I take the deny message from the
> log and make the
> > test command and it replies accepted.
> > Thus, I take
> > Mar 22 07:16:30 poodle kernel: Packet log: output DENY ppp0 PROTO=6
> > 22.214.171.124:25 126.96.36.199:13544 L=44 S=0x00 I=54145
> F=0x4000 T=64 (#6)
> > and make the command
> > ipchains -C output -i ppp0 -s 188.8.131.52 25 -d 184.108.40.206 smtp
> > and get accepted.
> I see the above ipchains -C and wonder about something. The source is
> explicitly port 25. The destination is also smtp, or port 25. In order
> for this one to accept, both source and destination must be port 25.
> When using email sends, only the destination will be port 25,
> unless you
> are winning the lottery that day. Try with source allowing any port.
> > That's why I'm puzzled.
> > Sorry again for the previous bogus post.
> > Chip
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