OT: Dealing with a hosting company with it's head up it's rear end

Tim Daneliuk tundra at tundraware.com
Fri Aug 14 13:20:13 UTC 2020

On August 14, 2020 12:58:49 AM "Steve O'Hara-Smith" <steve at sohara.org> wrote
> Again many corporate firewalls don't allow ssh out (or in directly)
> because tunnelling bypasses the firewalls. And again it seems odd for a
> hosting company.

ssh out is typically prohibited to lower the risk of employee transfer of 
sensitive data to external destinations - So called Data Loss Prevention. 
This, along with email scanning and man in the middle cert management is 
pretty common.

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