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 From:  A dot L dot M dot Buxey at lboro dot ac dot uk
 To:  -Gerd-Root- <gerdroot at gmail dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] CaptivePortal Security hole?
 Date:  Fri, 10 Mar 2006 08:47:18 +0000
Hi,

> created accounts (used by persons sitting next to me) logged on. The
> Firewall Log showed passed packets to a NintendoDS.net site (that refers
> to nintendo.com) and the hostname of the client was also NintendoDS.

fun! here in the UK, if you have a NintendoDS you are free to use many
of the public WiFi hotspots without paying - eg TheCloud, BTOpenZone etc

check on www.nintendowifi.com

> like the Nintendo thing bypassed the CaptivePortal login-page anyway.
> 
> Is this possible?

maybe - I might spend some time looking at this :-)

alan