> I made no changes to your firewall configuration. I operated entirely
> within the way you had set it up. What "hole" is that? I merely
> opened a socket while I was at my desk at Intel and then used the
> socket later from outside to stay on top of my mail and handle burning
> issues for the short periods while I was gone *strictly for the
> benefit of the company*.
I'm sure glad my firewall is a proxy type, if this is what contractors feel
free to do. You should *certainly* have checked with intel before doing that.
Regardless of your intentions, that's a heck of a backdoor for some
enterprising young cracker to take advantage of.