On Tue, Jul 22, 2008 at 11:08 AM, Andrew Hull <list at racc2000 dot com> wrote:
> Here, here!
> UPnP is a *very* bad idea from a network security standpoint. As currently
> implemented, I *will not* use UPnP, I disable it on every router that
> supports it, and do not recommend it to anyone for any reason.
> However, I do acknowledge that every on in the world does not agree with me.
> I would not be staunchly opposed to UPnP support in m0n0 if implemented with
> the following criteria:
> - disabled by default
> - some sort of a "this is a huge security venerability" note next to the
> UPnP enable check box in the GUI.
> Again, I will never use/enable UPnP... but someone may want to despite the
> security consequences.