Does VPN help much over the internet? -----Original Message----- From: Jim Langston [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] Sent: Tuesday, July 30, 2002 1:15 PM To: 'email@example.com' Subject: RE: [Security400] How paranoid do you get? The other place besides between the OC3's where it is more likely someone would want to sniff the data is on the local LAN. But, if you have someone at your company smart enough to figure out how to packet sniff accounting info s/he should be in IS anyway. And who can keep data from IS? Regards, Jim Langston -----Original Message----- From: Walden H. Leverich [mailto:WaldenL@TechSoftInc.com] Mike, <SNIP> Where in this path to you think it's likely that someone will grab your data? Is it possible, sure, anything is possible, but it takes a fair bit of equipment and skill to dig up a OC3 line between two ISPs and tap in without bringing the line down. Then to watch all the data and find something interesting... The only people doing that are the FBI with Carnivore. _______________________________________________ This is the Security Administration on the AS400 / iSeries (Security400) mailing list To post a message email: Security400@midrange.com To subscribe, unsubscribe, or change list options, visit: http://lists.midrange.com/cgi-bin/listinfo/security400 or email: Security400firstname.lastname@example.org Before posting, please take a moment to review the archives at http://archive.midrange.com/security400.
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