"Workstation" Product defaults to wide-open firewall

Bastien Nocera bnocera at redhat.com
Mon Dec 8 10:26:18 UTC 2014



----- Original Message -----
> 
> Am 08.12.2014 um 10:51 schrieb Bastien Nocera:
> >> WTF - "developer oriented firewall" on workstation?
> >>
> >> i doubt it is smart that by default my running Eclipse
> >> accepts incoming connections from the WAN (that i am
> >> paied for IT security prevents that but only here)
> >>
> >> tcp        0      0 0.0.0.0:20080           0.0.0.0:*
> >> LISTEN      8669/java
> >>
> >> tcp        0      0 0.0.0.0:10137           0.0.0.0:*
> >> LISTEN      8669/java
> >>
> >> tcp        0      0 0.0.0.0:9000            0.0.0.0:*
> >> LISTEN      8669/java
> >>
> >> udp        0      0 0.0.0.0:4321            0.0.0.0:*
> >>           8669/java
> >
> > That's an Eclipse bug, surely
> 
> no - it is a OS bug if that ports ever becomes reachable unintentional
> from the WAN and there is no but or if

It's not an OS bug, it's an Eclipse bug.

> - fankly "That's an Eclipse bug,
> surely" makes clear that you shoul don't be allowed to implement
> security related configurations until you had a lesson in IT security

And it's a great shame you're allowed to post until you had some etiquette
lessons. Swings and roundabouts.


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