I would _highly_ recommend obtaining a copy of RFC's 1002 & 1002
to completely understand the technical issues that confront you.
> Unfortunatly, one of the systems I have to support is a Windoze/NT
> (allegedly) Advanced Server system (no, I am not an NT or M$ fan and you
> can flame me in private email, if you dare). This box has to be
> accessible to the net along side a Sun box.
> 1) Has anyone done this?
> 2) What are the internet security concerns when it comes to NT?
> 3) They (I take no responsibility for this decision) want this thing
> set up on the "friendly" side of the firewall (friendly in that I
> haven't kicked it in its side, yet! :-). What are the issues in
> setting up a firewall in front of an NT box?
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