[Cyberduck-trac] [Cyberduck] #990: add GUI for basic port knocking

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Mon Jan 15 19:31:12 CET 2007

#990: add GUI for basic port knocking
 Reporter:  andrewz      |        Owner:  dkocher 
     Type:  enhancement  |       Status:  reopened
 Priority:  normal       |    Milestone:          
Component:  core         |      Version:  2.7.1   
 Severity:  normal       |   Resolution:          
 Keywords:               |  
Changes (by andrewz):

  * status:  closed => reopened
  * resolution:  wontfix =>


 I don't like "security through obscurity" either, but this is different.
 Port knocking is very similar to passwords (which are very standard in
 your software already).  For example, either can be defeated with a lot of
 patience.  So if you think PK is obscurity, so are passwords.    Actually,
 I found an article on the subject:

 Actual obscurity would be simply changing the SSH daemon port number.

 Please reconsider.

Ticket URL: <http://trac.cyberduck.ch/ticket/990#comment:2>
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