> In some mail from Geoff Mulligan, sie said:
> > Someone recently said that they didn't know of any firewall that
> > maintained state of tcp connections and didn't just rely on the ACK bit
> > being set.
> > SunScreen SPF-100 (hardware/stealth version) has since it's first.
> [promo deleted]
> Ummm, Geoff, if you confine TCP state to just the connection details then
> yes, many firewalls can and do this now.
> However, does SunScreen maintain state correctly for the applications using
> the TCP stream too ? i.e. will it correctly handle an FTP "PORT" command,
> no matter if I send it in 1 packet or 50 ?
Yes it will.