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 From:  "Chris Dickens" <chris at object dash zone dot net>
 To:  <m0n0wall dash dev at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Wanted Dead - NAT Bouncing Bug : Bounty increased!!
 Date:  Wed, 27 Oct 2004 12:11:14 -0400
Previously I have written regarding the problems with m0n0 being unable to
bounce a connection from the LAN back onto the internal network when a
machine attempts to connect to another server using it's externally situated
IP address through m0n0wall.  I have confirmed that the majority of other
products provide this functionality including SonicWall, Astaro, Smoothwall,
Symantec, and more.  The details of this shortcoming are detailed in the
following FAQ:

I previously offered a $100 US bounty for the fix of this problem with
m0n0wall.  I have decided to up the bounty to $200 US.  If anyone can
provide the necessary updates to Manuel and have them integrated into the
next full release of m0n0wall, I will either mail a check drawn on my
personal account, or send the funds via PayPal to the designated head-hunter
by way of Manuel's word as to who provided the fix.  An additional $50 US
will be sent to Manuel as well as a donation to the overall cause of the
project.  (If Manuel fixes the problem, he gets all $250. :) )

Just to be 100% clear, the method used in order to facilitate this fix
cannot involve a form of proxy or DNS server which requires additional
configuration - it must allow access from any internal server on any port to
any other server on any port internally at any time with no additional
configuration other than the standard NAT and firewall rules.