[ntp:questions] Re: "restrict" option : help

Tim tim at mail.localhost.invalid
Sat Jun 25 12:22:39 UTC 2005

"Jojo" <jdptr at cleanthisfree.fr> wrote

>> To use the IP address instead of DNS name in all restrict statement is 
>> quite embarrasing, since the IP can change in future. What do you think ?

"David Schwartz" <davids at webmaster.com> posted:
>     Unfortunately, it's the only way to prevent someone from being able to 
> easily change which connections you allow.

I would have though that anyone with the ability to poison your DNS records
could similarly adjust IP addressing/routing.

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