The question: smart terminal or smart network?
I believe in smart terminal. Nothing there suggest you should not run
your firewall or any other filtering software on your end-terminal.
End-machine are vulnerable? Then fixed the end-machine. It isnt rocket
Eric Rescorla wrote:
James Seng <jseng(_at_)pobox(_dot_)org(_dot_)sg> writes:
Why should the users be limited to what IT managers decide is good or bad?
Internet is build on dumb network, smart terminal. End-users are
suppose to be able to put up their own services, not just running some
apps. This has been the Internet principles and have serves us well so
No large production network can run this way. The end machines are
simply too vulnerable. Without firewally and service restriction,
you'll have your entire network compromised very quickly.