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 From:  "Chris Buechler" <cbuechler at gmail dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Re: WII behind m0n0wall
 Date:  Thu, 11 Dec 2008 21:30:42 -0500
On Thu, Dec 11, 2008 at 9:22 PM, Christopher M. Iarocci
<iarocci at eastendsc dot com> wrote:
>
> Do you think I can safely downgrade?  If so, I'll try going back to 1.3B13.

I've never had a problem downgrading, should be fine.

>  Could you tell me why the patch?  Is it considered to raise security if you
> randomize ports?
>

It's always good to randomize everything you possibly can in your
network stack, and source ports is one of those things. This explains
it a bit more:
http://doc.pfsense.org/index.php/Static_Port

-Chris