[Standards] Proposed XMPP Extension: STUN Server Discovery forJingle

Peter Saint-Andre stpeter at jabber.org
Tue Mar 27 22:08:39 UTC 2007


Evgeniy Khramtsov wrote:
> Matt Tucker wrotes:
> 
>> * Should we run a public STUN server at xmpp.org
>>
> 
> I think this is not a good idea :) While there are no security problems 
> with Binding requests, publically available TURN servers can be used by 
> non-xmpp software as anonymous proxies.

I was contacted a while back by someone who runs a public STUN server 
about taking over their server and hosting it on our machines. If the 
bandwidth requirements are not excessive I would consider it. Especially 
once we get rid of jabberstudio.org. :)

Peter

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Peter Saint-Andre
XMPP Standards Foundation
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