On Wed, 17 Jan 2007, Ted Mittelstaedt wrote:


  You do realize, don't you, that since both of these hosts are on a switch,
and are using unicast traffic to communicate with each other, that they
cannot be sniffed, don't you?

That implies trust of the switch, trust against arp-cache poisoning, and the like. The idea of ipsec is not trusting the wire.

With NIS/NFS known for being this inherently secure, would it get me a better answer if I said "with only a single router between them"?



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