Subject Re: [ib-support] IB Security
Author William L. Thomson Jr.
I would as you should always check the archives.

There was allot of discussion on this topic in July of this year.

Not to be rude at all, but it will save you time, and others time in
replying to topics that have been discussed recently, and in some

If you do not find what you need, then please post specific questions
including as many details as possible. Like OS, network topology, and

You should find just about everything in the archives though.

Hope that helps.

On Thu, 2002-08-01 at 00:07, Alan McDonald wrote:
> Is there another list, perhaps, which focuses on server security issues? Or
> is this forum OK?
> I specifically would like to understand a little more about using IB/FB as a
> webhosting database and optimising the security for it.
> I know about the options of ZeBeDee and it sounds interesting. I know also
> that IB/FB is a service of 3050 which can be open to attack if not properly
> secured.
> But there are other options which have their pros and cons. e.g. put the
> server on a another machine - not always possible, or just add TCP security
> to prevent 3050 traffic onto/off the box so the website talks fine but no
> external communication is possible.
> Issues like this I would like to discuss further. Please tell me if anyone
> can discuss or is another forum is better.
> Alan McDonald
> [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
> To unsubscribe from this group, send an email to:
> Your use of Yahoo! Groups is subject to
William L. Thomson Jr.
Support Group
Obsidian-Studios Inc.
439 Amber Way
Petaluma, Ca. 94952
Phone 707.766.9509
Fax 707.766.8989