SlashDot: "Comcast Gunning for NAT Users"

Paul Bradford pbradford at
Thu Jan 31 21:52:28 UTC 2002

Keith Woodworth wrote:
> On Thu, 31 Jan 2002, Dan Hollis wrote:
> |+On Thu, 31 Jan 2002, Marc Pierrat wrote:
> |+> It's not very enforceable, so I'd be very surprised to see much money
> |+> spent on this witch hunt.
> |+
> |+At least one provider has a fully staffed full time "anti-nat" divison
> |+now. But will they burn more cash in the nat witch-hunt than they save?
> |+
> |+I also wonder about false positives. Watch the lawsuits fly as they
> |+mistakenly cutoff non-nat customers.
> >From a technical standpoint how does one detect NAT users over the
> network?

Informants wherever Linksys router are sold.

> Keith

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