Will Sify Unblock Ping?

winger

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Will sify ever unblock ping? I can't ping outta' my LAN. is there a way around this? I don't need an online service like nwtools.. Some prog..? Thanks.
 

Sushubh

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they started blocking pings years ago when i was in chandigarh using their connection. their justification was that it is used by people to look for vulnerable machines on the network to hack...sick... i doubt they would change their policies regarding this. :(
 

winger

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well still I can portscan my LAN lol
 


Sushubh

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that's the whole thing. they won't do the right things. do stupid things.
 

priyoban

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Well I can still ping outside my lan. As well as to other machines in it.
 


Sushubh

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whoa. ur local guys must not have followed the sify guidelines!
 
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