The IP (internet protocol) is a protocol for transmitting data over packets ("datagrams"). It is the primary protocol of the Internet. "IP" may also refer to an IP address, the numerical address assigned to an IP-capable device.

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Wifi access not allowing access to all sites (several incoming/outgoing IP blocked by ZoneAlarm) - hacking attempts?

Few months ago I was using my own internet (wifi in my own studio, under windows 7) and I was able to access any website I wanted. However, since few weeks, I moved into a shared housing and also use ...
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Will installing Tor on my VPS allow me to hide its IP address?

I want to hide my VPS's IP from hosts it interacts with across the Internet. It is my understanding that using Tor on a home computer would work to some extent, will it work as well on a VPS?
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Why is my IPv6 Address showing instead of my IPv4?

I am wanting to host a server, and I would like people to join through my IPv4 Address, but when I use ipconfig in the Command Prompt, I only get my IPv4 Address, and when I google "What is my IP" I ...
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Conflicting Public IP Addresses

I'm stumped. ipchicken.com is saying our ip address is 172.68.34.125. All other services (google, whatsmyip.org, etc) are saying our public ip address is 64.207.55.1. It should be 64.207.55.1 ...
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Debian - more network interfaces [duplicate]

I have dedicated server from OVH with additional ipv4, I have added the IP to the system interface configuration (debian), I can access the machine from both IPs now, but for some reason the first ...
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Two different Network interfaces simultaniously CentOS

I am going nuts since I have been trying to solve this for nearly a week now. Scenario: One Server with two different network devices. Each device is plugged into a different company subnet. eth0 ...
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Is it possible to find a remote IP address if I know the local IP address?

I’m connected to a network with a VPN. I need to connect to a device on the same network with it’s remote IP but the only IP I can find is the local one. Is there a way to find the remote IP of a ...
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Determining IP address subnet addres

Having an arbitrary public IP address is there a way to determine the subnet it belongs to whithout knowing the net-mask?
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May I know what are the format of the current ip addresses?

I try to find the ip address of the sender in my Gmail. I googled it and people suggests to look for the "received: from" I expected to see something XXX:XXX:XXX:XXX But I see something AAAA:BBBB:...
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Changing the etc/host file with domain to domain

I'm wondering if is it possible to add facebook.com localhost Instead of 173.252.89.132 localhost Why do i want this to happen? the ip of shunzyrole.comuf.com is 31.170.163.130 If you visit ...
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Do servers hold one website only?

As from what I understand the DNS link the domain name with the IP address of the server the website is stored on, does that mean each server can only hold one website? If they don't, how does calling ...
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NAT in simple home LAN

I have a simple LAN at home. The LAN-side computers have by default an access to the WAN (internet). By default i mean i didn't changed/configured anything in the modem/router connecting the LAN to ...
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Windows 10 not getting ip from DHCP

My PC is running win10 64 bit. I don't know why it is not getting IP from the dhcp, I am sure it's configuration problem, It is getting an IP like 169..... Here is what I tried : 1. Changing router ...
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How to split static ip into 2 ip's to be sent to two local ip's?

I need to split static IP into 2 ports to be sent for two systems. I have two systems having local IP address 192.169.0.1 and 192.168.0.5 and my static IP is 202.63.90.24. When I ping from outside ...
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How to assign a static IP to a Computer in Active Directory

I'd like to know how you can assign a static IP address to a computer using Active Directory. I know it is possible with a user using the Dial-in tab, but doing it on a computer has no effect (unless ...
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How to add a second local loop_back address?

I already have a loopback address at 127.0.0.1, which corresponds to a host in the local loopback network 127.0.0.0. How could I create a second local loopback host with an address of 127.0.0.2 ?? ...
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Receive incoming public IP addresses through VPN?

For a short spell, I ran a VPN server with OpenVPN + iptables on a VPS I purchased, and would tunnel my home server through it, in order to mask my home server's IP address from visitors. This worked ...
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XEN 4.4 How to configure dom0 and domu with different ip subnet on Debian Jessie (OVH)

please help to configure dom0 network. dom0 host is Debian jessie. I need to configure domu to accept different subnet from ip main (dom0) in OVH. Here is topology my network: A.B.C.254 ---- A.B.C.81 ...
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Port forwarding on Ubuntu

I have got a VPS server with Ubuntu. It has got a static, public IP address. Here is uname -a: Linux VPS 3.13.0-88-generic #135-Ubuntu SMP Wed Jun 8 21:10:42 UTC 2016 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 ...
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Static IP in dhcp server

I have the following situation: Home network DHCP server ranged : 192.168.1.2-99 I need to set up a static ip for a machine in: 192.168.1.91 I cant set it up from network adapter because this ...
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We're having our receipt printer provide a very unusual subnet mask. Has anyone experienced anything like this before?

Thanks in advance to anyone who can help me out with this. We're using a custom receipt printer which was bricked in DHCP for quite a while. Every method we used to change this gave no result. We've ...
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How to tell if/when you downloaded files from Dropbox or Google drive? [migrated]

I am worried that, in general, there is another computer where I have not logged out of my gmail or Dropbox. I make it a habit to log out of my email regularly, but I could always have forgotten ...
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Is there a chance that an IP packet with the the same source and destination IP can get further to the network?

I have recently run into a discussion on this topic, and I think there is a need for some more detailed technical answer. I want to ask this simple and basic question: When I configure a service on ...
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Are Bouncers just for IRC?

I got to know of a new type of software that allows you to hide your IP address. A Bouncer Now are bouncers just for the IRC network or can I channel all my internet traffic through it ? If so ...
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Can I know my router's external IP address without visiting a website?

I want to know what my router's external IP address is. The only solution I have found is to visit a website like https://www.whatismyip.com/ But I don't understand why this IP address can't be ...
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Some concept questions about internet privacy that I want to be clear about

Hi in hope of getting more effective answers and help, please only answer my question from the technical point of views. Thank you. Ignore money issue. Assume I am super rich and I can even hire a ...
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Why do I have an IPv4 and IPv6 address at the same time?

I was tampering with my LAN and noticed that some servers see my external network address as an IPv6 while others as an IPv4. Why?
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What happens after trying to connect to a non existing IP address, within a wireless mesh network, organized by an active routing protocol?

Say I'm a node within a MANET running on OLSR. Within this MANET, there is one gateway who announces the network behind him via HNA messages. Now I(the node) try to connect via a socket(Berkeley ...
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Access DVR from public network/ip

I have Hikvision DVR and is on my office internal network. My modem is D-link brand(Dir-816). I wish to configure same dvr for public viewing so when i am outside I can access it form any public ...
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Single website inaccessable through broadband / ethernet

I'm having difficulty accessing a single website on either of my two desktop computers, connected to the router using wired ethernet However it will work from my mobile phone connected across wi-fi !!...
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Mobile hotspot IP Address

Let's say I am in Oregon and I have a mobile hotspot with a Maine phone number. When I connect to that hotspot on my laptop, would my public IP show from a range in Oregon or Maine? Are there any ...
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Connecting to an alternative modem hooked into the network

My online work requires me to be able to switch IPs for certain testing and debugging and since my ISP is not able to deliver more than 5 public IPs for me to use, I made a bold move and bought myself ...
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port forwarding not navigating to correct internal IP

I have just set up the Netgear C6300 Cable Modem Router and re set up all my internal IP's so my main PC will always be 192.168.0.2 and my server (ubuntu server) will always be 192.168.0.10 I have ...
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How to find the host IP using Auto IP

I have a device that I'm trying to connect to. It seems to have Auto IP working, so that when I plug my machine into it I get assigned the address 169.254.163.41. I need to know the IP address of the ...
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apache loads externally but not locally

I just recently upgraded my internet and Comcast sent me a new router/modem in one; the ARRIS TG1682G. I thought I was having all sorts of issues port forwarding with this router until I took a ...
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port visible but not accessable

I have port 80 open through my router, I have disabled my firewall, and canyouseeme.org sees port 80. yet I can not navigate to my IP address which is my web server. How can my port be visible yet I ...
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Using the same `WiFi` - not able to access the localhost of my desktop in to smartphone

I have a application which is running in my laptop as localhost:3000/xyz. My laptop and smartphone both are using the same WiFi server. I am trying to access my desktop localhost in my smartphone ...
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Use the Static IP from my root Server to send Mails from my dynamic IP

Here i have the following scenario. I would like to maintain my own mail server due to data integrity and security risks. Also for easy backup etc. The problem is, that my ISP here in switzerland only ...
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How to get info on a router-attached device other then IP and MAC?

My router shows a connected device (IP, MAC address), and I would like to find more info about it since I do not recognize the device. How can I do that? I am working on a Windows box.
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Name the scope and what layer of the tcp/ip model the following address belong to

For the following addresses, 136.206.11.5 0C:5F:56:C0:DD:08 PORT 80 These are the questions: What is the scope(LAN,internet, machine)? What layer of the TCP/IP 4 layer is the model is involved? ...
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Confusion in IP address configuration! Traceroute/pathping

When I query for my public IP address it obviously shows an IP address from Public cass typically 1.22.112.x. I have a Dlink router which is configured to DHCP and I am guessing my router also gets ...
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Block a domain (with all domains) system-wide

I'm trying to block my computer from "accidentally" sending any requests to a certain domain I don't trust (and all of it's subdomains). I tried adding this entry to my /etc/hosts file: 127.0.0.0 ...
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What layer of the TCP/IP do MAC addresses and IP addresses belong to?

Can anyone also tell me why we have 2 layered models(OSI AND TCP/IP)? Just having a bit of trouble with the question above. Can anyone kindly help?
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IP address rules for each octet

This Wikipedia article on IPv4 addresses states the valid range for each octet is 0-255. However, when I enter a number that is deliberately out-of-range on my Windows 7 PC, the valid range is ...
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Netstat shows very large number of connected IPs

I just ran netstat on my computer and found a large number of remote IPs connected, at least one of which shows as being from a website which when I googled was listed as a known scam site -- a site ...
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how to get ip address of centos 7 vm?

I have a centos 7 virtual machine on my mac. I'm trying to get its ip but can't find it. and and
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Strange local IP address

So, my computer "thinks" that it's IP address is 25.73.213.34 . Tracert-ing that IP confirms that it is my computer's IP. But this IP doesn't look like a local address, and when i looked up it in an ...
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Unable to access some Utah websites

I know this has been asked before, but I don't find an answer that addresses my particular issue. I would like to know how to use IP trace software (like Magic NetTrace) to figure out who is blocking ...
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detect if IP using a proxy from terminal

I'm trying to do check/detect from terminal or AppleScript if a given IP return to a Proxy. I don't see how to do that which ping/ traceroute etc.. Any idea?
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No default gateway in Engenius router. Cannot configure Access point

I am trying to setup my Engenius router. This you can do by connecting the Ethernet cable from your laptop to the router. When you're setting up your Acces Point you need to set, according to the ...