Reporting/fixing broken airport/hotel/etc wifi?

Ken Chase math at sizone.org
Fri Jul 14 21:04:53 CST 2017


This is exactly why i have SSHd on port 443 and 53 on one of my boxes/IPs. Once
I got SSH sky's the limit on what I can fix/setup/tunnel.

/kc

On Fri, Jul 14, 2017 at 01:43:21PM -0700, Eric Kuhnke said:
  >I've found many times it's the other way around, with highly restrictive
  >captive portals that only allow traffic to 80 and 443. This is exactly the
  >reason why I have an OpenVPN server running in tcp mode (not udp) on 443.
  >
  >
  >On Fri, Jul 14, 2017 at 1:33 PM, Christopher Morrow <morrowc.lists at gmail.com
  >> wrote:
  >
  >> Was there a list of folks collecting to provide fix actions for
  >> hotel/airport/etc?
  >>
  >> Seems that IAD / Washington Dulles don't like "random" tcp/443 sites on the
  >> internet?  173.194.205.129
  >>
  >> for instance, ping, traceroute, http but no https :(
  >> https works just fine from lots of other places on the tubes... just not
  >> the dulles wifi.
  >>
  >> -chris
  >>

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Ken Chase - math at sizone.org Guelph Canada


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