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 From:  "Quark AV - Hilton Travis" <Hilton at QuarkAV dot com>
 To:  <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  RE: [m0n0wall] does ez-ipupdate support secure updates?
 Date:  Fri, 11 Jun 2004 06:37:49 +1000
Hi Gianluca,

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Gianluca Bosco [mailto:g dot bosco at ko dash droppers dot dyndns dot org] 
> Sent: Thursday, 10 June 2004 22:55
> To: m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
> Subject: [m0n0wall] does ez-ipupdate support secure updates?
> I noticed that the ez-ipupdate version that comes with m0n0 
> does not support secure updates.
> Am I wrong?

No, you are not wrong, but there is, AFAIK, no secure version of this

> In addition, I haven't found any alternative dynamic ip 
> client updater with ssl support to propose for inclusion into 
> m0n0. Maybe some you know such an alternative?

Not I.  I've not seen a secure client for this yet.

> Can anyone point out any work around?
> Just a thought: what about including in m0n0, stunnel? As 
> stunnel provides generic SSL tunneling service, it could be 
> used for securing other types of services :)

That could be useful.  Worth a thought.

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