IP address is a numerical label assigned to each device participating in a computer network that uses IP for communication.

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Actual Public IP different from Public IP shown on ip lookup [migrated]

When I test my connection on services such as whatsmyip.com, I get 112.134.xx.xx as my public address. When I check the ADSL connection status on my router, it shows a totally different IP address ...
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fail2ban banning the wrong IP address [closed]

I finally got my log files straightened out and got Fail2Ban to finally detect vsftpd failed log ins. It is now banning these but it bans the wrong IP address. I believe that Fail2Ban is using the ...
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Get IP addresses and Computer Names in the Same Network

What is the command that can be used to get the IP address and the names of the computers that are located in the same network? I am running Windows
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Is 0.1.2.3 a valid IP address?

Are IP addresses with all zeroes in the first octet valid? For example, can 0.1.2.0/24 be a valid subnet, with network address 0.1.2.0, broadcast address 0.1.2.255 and an usable address range from ...
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Ubuntu iptables allow certian IP addresses

I have a riak cluster that I need to only allow certain IP addresses access to the information. I am currently using, -A INPUT -s 192.168.10.200 -j ACCEPT, to allow this IP address and at the bottom ...
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LAN->LAN IP translation (for TortoiseSVN + Artifacts + Buffalo router)

Here's my scenario: I've got a VisualSVN server on my main dev box @ home. I'm also using Visual Studio 2010, TortoiseSVN, VisualSVN client (for source control), and Versioned 'Artifacts' (for bug ...
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Internet access without NIC card? [migrated]

If have a USB modem dongle for INTERNET connection. Can i access INTERNET from a brand new desktop/laptop without NIC card using this dongle? I feel that the dongle is just a modem ( with a DHCP ...
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Can 192.168.20.4/24 describe a network or only a host? [duplicate]

As I understand it IP 192.168.20.4/24 can only describe a host (24) on net 192.168.20.[1-254]. Now when describing a net; can 192.168.20.4/24 be a valid network ID, or should such a network ID always ...
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Making iptables easier to maintain

My network is completely locked down except for a few sites which are whitelisted. This is all done through iptables, which looks something like this: # Allow traffic to google.com iptables -A ...
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What's the difference between ip address 0.0.0.0 and 127.0.0.1?

I do know that 127.0.0.1 ~ 127.255.255.254 are the loopback IP addresses for most modern operating systems and we could use these IP addresses to refer to our own computer. But what's 0.0.0.0? It ...
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Do mobile devices have unique IP addresses? [closed]

I have a REST web service that contains a method for sending SMS messages, I would like to ensure that this functionality can only be executed every 10 seconds by any given user. Do mobile devices ...
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Use first or last free IP for the default gateway?

Please assume a simple LAN on 192.168.100.0/24. Would you configure the default router on 192.168.100.1 or 192.168.100.254 and why? Thanks
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What could prevent one Amazon EC2 instance from pinging another instance's Private IP?

I have multiple Amazon EC2 instances which need to communicate using private IPs. However, so far I've been unable to ping one instance's private IP from another instance. I can ping external ...
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Apache Server: IP Address Routes to Domain Instead of DocumentRoot

I have only one website in my server. My desire is to open different directory when the IP address is used as the URL in web browser. However, even though I set the DocumentRoot to a different ...
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How to list all the ip addresses of a server

When I type ifconfig, I see that my server has an new ip address each day. The ip addresses belong to a set of ip addresses. How do I find out all the ip addresses of my server?
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Is it Possible to Capture All HTTP Packets to a Target IP on a subnet?

I've been trying to use tcpdump to capture packets to a target IP on my subnet, but am unable to do so successfully. I've tried: tcpdump -i eth0 net network-ip-address/27 -A and tcp port 80 But it ...
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Switching network from netmask 24 to 22

I currently have a firewall set up as x.x.1.1 and a secondary of x.x.2.1 on the firewall. On the DHCP server I have a superscope with 2 scopes handing out DHCP addresses. I was told it would be best ...
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Caching DNS server returns invalid ip address for external lookups

I'm trying to resolve a DNS issue and am running short of ideas. Google doesn't seem to be helping, either. When I use my local caching name server to resolve external host names, it always returns ...
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Having public IP addresses for computers in private network

In one of the previous organizations I worked, all of our ip addresses were in public IP range. So, is there any advantage of having public ip addresses for private network?
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multiple domains, one static IP address and latency [closed]

how is latency affected when multiple domains are using one single static IP address ? The scenario is in shared web-hosting By latency meaning the DNS lookup the client has to do. As far as I ...
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Postfix: Allow SMTP AUTH only from specified IP address ranges

can one implement an IP address based restriction for SMTP AUTH in Postfix? Scenario: I'm running a Postfix mail server that receives mails from all over the Internet. But the server doesn't only ...
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How do you have one IP address and many websites?

How can I have it where I have one IP address that sits on the Internet but many web names? For example, when a hosting company has a shared IP but I get unlimited domain names (along with everyone ...
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Issue with Network IP Binding

Trying to bind a /29 (my possession, not the ISP or data center). It's routed at my core switch fine. interface Vlan70 description SERVER070 ip address xxx.xxx.42.45 255.255.255.248 Content of: ...
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How do I check for a specific IP Address, and then change it if it does not exist?

I am trying to test for a specific IP Address and then change it if it is not there in Powershell. I am not sure what is wrong with my code: if($wmi.ipaddress -ne "10.0.0.15") {$wmi = Get-WmiObject ...
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adding 2nd private IP on AWS EC2 instance

I am having problems adding a 2nd IP on AWS EC2 instance. I am running Ubuntu 14.04. I already tried this: a) Right clicked the instance and added a 'private IP' from the manage Private IP. b) ...
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How can I map my server's domain to my IP address?

I rented some server space from a new host and have a static IP address and a domain name that I previously purchased, but I do not know how to register the domain name to point to my server. My ...
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How to access a site in IIS with no DNS mapping

In my IIS 7.5 hosted in a Windows Server 2008 R2 I have several websites with no DNS address assigned. Let's take for instance the site (as named in IIS) with site name mySite. I have for this site ...
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How are cellphone IP addresses assigned?

When my cellphone accesses a website via the tower and its GPRS gateway, NAT ensures that the sites receive a public IP. Would all phones using a single tower have the same IP? If yes, then how can ...
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URL not shows specific Host name after uploading ASP project on IIS [closed]

![I have uploaded my ASP project on IIS server with 808 port, and when I try to open webpage by IIS server' Domain name (xx.xxxxxxxx.com) at that time it shows domain name in URL, but when try to open ...
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I have a Cisco Catalyst 2940 and want to connect to it via the network. How to find its IP address?

Since my computer has not serial port, the serial cable is of no help. Does the Catalyst 2940 acquire an address via DHCP? At least my DHCP server doesn't show any address which has been requested ...
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Restricting access using IP address / Network Redirection?

I have a situation where we have a web server (lets call it A) that is hosting a set of HTTP based services. Due to some client requirements, this web server is not open to the outside world but ...
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vServer: Configuring single (/128) assigned IPv6 addresses for use as IP address pool for IPSEC (Strongswan) road warriors

I've a new (dev) vServer up and running. Unfortunately the provider only hands out single IPv6 addresses (not even /64 subnets). Now I am a bit confused how to achieve the following: I want to use ...
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Google IP Address Ranges for incoming SMTP

Essentially I'm answering my own question here, but want to provide this info to anyone else who might need it. I need all the valid IP address ranges for Google Apps mail servers. I'm configuring a ...
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Static DHCP binding

Good time of day, SF people. I have created a manual DHCP binding entry on a Cisco router so that a client would always get leased to it. The clients wants to get the same address on both of his ...
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Can I direct users to a virtual host on a server by the server's main IP address when their DNS fails to resolve the hostname?

Problem: Some individuals' ISPs occasionally can't resolve one of my virtual hosts on a LAMP installation. Ubuntu 10.04 LTS, Apache 2. I'm looking for hack that can do it by IP. Background: On this ...
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Shell Command for Getting IP Address?

Is there a bash command to find the IP address for an Ubuntu box? I need to find the IP address so I can ssh into the machine later.
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configure single /32 ip address to FreeBSD server

Our upstream provider assigned us a single /32 ip address. How can we configure our FreeBSd server to use it? So far we have this in /etc/rc.conf: ifconfig_em0="inet a.b.c.d/32 netmask ...
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FreeRADIUS w/ MySQL backend. IP Pool

I have a pool of addresses (172.16.0.0/24) configured on my NAS (Cisco 2921 router) for my IPsec clients. I have various subnet mask length subnetworks used for different user groups. For example I ...
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In Linux, how can I automatically assign an IPv6 address to an interface based upon its IPv4 address at boot time?

On a CentOS 6 machine, I have a server with 2 NICs, eth0 and eth1. eth0 has address 192.168.0.1. I would like to create a script that parses the IP address of eth0 and assigns a similar-looking IPv6 ...
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Block range of IP Addresses

I am getting bombarded with attempted hacks from China all with similar IPs. How would I block the IP range with something like 116.10.191.* etc. I am running Ubuntu Server 13.10. The current line ...
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Can RDS IP Virtualization work with a single nic that already has multiple static IPs?

According to the MS TechNet article Configure Remote Desktop IP Virtualization, if there are multiple NICs in the server only per-program mode is supported. However if there is only one NIC but it ...
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Why is ARIN (etc.) allocating such large blocks of IPv6 addresses?

The whole issue of IPv4 depletion and waste seems to be final getting behind us with the (somewhat) increased deployment of IPv6. The sole purpose of IPv6 was to solve the issue of IPv4 address space ...
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How often does the geolocation associated to an ordinary IP address usually change?

Can anyone tell me how often should i expect a routable IP address (either v4 or v6) to have its associated geolocation (country + city level) changed, in average? I'm asking this because i'm ...
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VPN connection to win2012, server gets 2nd (wrong?) IP

I have a number of windows 2012 servers in our office network. The servers and their local IPs: S01 - 192.168.16.2 M01 - 192.168.16.3 S02 - 192.168.16.4 S03 - 192.168.16.5 DB01 - 192.168.16.6 WEB01 ...
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XenServer - VMs to access Internet, but should not be visible from the Internet

I have installed XenServer on my server at the Hetzner datacenter. I have bought an additional /29 subnet containing 6 usable IP addresses from them. I want to install more than 10 VMs on this ...
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Swapping IP addresses between two domain controllers

On our VMWare ESXi environment is a single domain controller (Windows Server 2008R2) installed. Now I have to upgrade it to a new server (Windows Server 2012R2) which should has the same IP. Many ...
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Can I conclusively determine that a remote web server is denying access by blocking my IP address? [closed]

Let's say a web server administrator has configured his web server to deny traffic from my IP address or address range and throws an http 403 forbidden when I hit the site. (In this scenario I am ...
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IP Failover - Configured, but disabled

I have multiple debian servers on which I configured "IP Failovers" or "Floating IPs". My floating IP is 10.0.0.2 and I have an A records: www.example.com pointing to this IP. I configured this ...
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What happens when I run dev server on 0.0.0.0? [closed]

When working on web-apps I'll usually run a development server on my local machine at localhost / 127.0.0.1, and if I need to show a colleague something I will check my ip address with shell command ...
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Best choice of private addresses for a “device area network”

I'm building an appliance consisting of several subdevices connected by ethernet inside the appliance. The appliance will connect to the customer network. The customer network can be using private ...