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 From:  Manuel Kasper <mk at neon1 dot net>
 To:  Adam Nellemann <adam at nellemann dot nu>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Blocking m0n0wall?
 Date:  Tue, 18 May 2004 21:02:07 +0200
On 18.05.2004 20:45 +0200, Adam Nellemann wrote:

> His question, however, made me think: Seeing as so many m0n0wall
> users are always concerned about security and privacy, especially
> whenever some new feature is suggested or implemented, I find it
> quite strange that nobody has so far commented on the addition of
> this little "feature", and the fact that it doesn't appear to be
> possible to disable it?

You're right, I'll just add a little checkbox to the advanced setup
page for paranoid people so they can disable these checks. In any
case, the firmware check is only done when you access the firmware
page. See system_firmware.php to find out how it works (it's very
simple, actually).

- Manuel