Though I could find some definitions of reverse NAT (like from here), I couldn't really understand why it is needed. I'd really appreciate some examples.

  • In many cases reverse NAT is functionally the equivalent of port forwarding – HBruijn Aug 30 '18 at 8:16
  • Cisco has a long history of making up nonstandard names for things that have already been named, and confusing practically everybody. – Michael Hampton Aug 30 '18 at 10:36

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