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Airport Extreme is allowing access to screen sharing, file sharing from external IP addresses (some from China, Canada etc)

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Apr 4, 2013 5:08 PM

How to get control over the ports/port forwarding etc in Airport Extreme?

How to make AE drop packets to certain ports from external ports.  Or create whitelist/blacklists?


I figured out where the MAC filtering is!  (It is inside the Timed Access Control).  I wish it had a list of connected device and allowed me to select, name and add them.


I am getting requests from Chinese IP to the screen sharing ports forwarded to my iMac.  Had requests to other ports as well.  There was one IP address from CANADA too.


I want to open file sharing for local use only.

Airport Extreme


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