OT: network security and Southwest Ding!

Discussion in 'Windows Small Business Server' started by Gary Karasik, Jan 19, 2007.

  1. Gary Karasik

    Gary Karasik Guest


    Southwest Airlines offers Ding!, a low-fare alert utility that users load
    onto their desktops and that notifies the user of special fare promotions.
    One of my SBS Premium users wants to install this, but I said no, arguing
    that anything that permanently opens an inbound channel through the firewall
    is not a good thing.

    Am I being too conservative about this?
    Gary Karasik, Jan 19, 2007
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  2. Unless this company is a travel agent or the person who wants it travels
    extensively for business, its a no
    Cris Hanna [SBS-MVP], Jan 20, 2007
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