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Old 22nd August 2008
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Originally Posted by neurosis View Post
Yeah, setting "dmz" on your router is bad idea.
On a secure/real dmz setup you would have a firewall protecting the internal lan from the ftp/web servers (which are outside the firewall) in case they get compromised.
Anyway since it looks like in your case there is just one computer behind a (adsl?)router you can't do dmz but you can configure your router to selectively forward the required ports for ftp/web services.

Last edited by ephemera; 22nd August 2008 at 06:18 PM.
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