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by contrawise
Wed Feb 13, 2019 8:22 am
Forum: Little Snitch General
Topic: Odd behavior after creating Global Rule
Replies: 2
Views: 8592

Re: Odd behavior after creating Global Rule

maeicum -
Thanks for your reply. On the other hand ...

Never mind ...
It seems that LS has deleted the offending addresses.
by contrawise
Fri Jan 04, 2019 6:40 pm
Forum: Little Snitch General
Topic: Using a VPN with Little Snitch
Replies: 6
Views: 2788

Re: Using a VPN with Little Snitch

@ mcgroarty -

NordVPN incorporates OpenVPN in making its connections. It may be doing it in a way that trips Snitch's trigger ...
I use NordVPN and get the same interruptions this thread is about.
by contrawise
Fri Jan 04, 2019 6:21 pm
Forum: Little Snitch General
Topic: Odd behavior after creating Global Rule
Replies: 2
Views: 8592

Odd behavior after creating Global Rule

There's a ton of traffic coming and going to Google Chrome from a wide range of addresses within a large IP domain. I was able to identify the domain as entirely owned by Google, and decided to treat traffic to and from it as friendly, to avoid lots of interruptions from LS. I constructed a rule to ...
by contrawise
Fri Jun 15, 2018 2:19 am
Forum: Little Snitch General
Topic: Non-requested incoming traffic
Replies: 0
Views: 409

Non-requested incoming traffic

I'm seeing a lot of [apparently non-requested] incoming traffic to Google Chrome. A lot of it comes from Google-owned IP blocks, but not all. LS initially blocks this traffic. I've been allowing the stuff that comes from Google - but I wonder what it's doing. It's not clear to my tired brain why the...
by contrawise
Fri May 04, 2018 7:29 am
Forum: Little Snitch General
Topic: Advisability of Allowing Connections to Large IP Blocks
Replies: 2
Views: 554

Re: Advisability of Allowing Connections to Large IP Blocks

This form seems to work for me:
17.188.166.10-17.188.166.25
by contrawise
Tue Mar 20, 2018 3:45 am
Forum: Little Snitch General
Topic: Advisability of Allowing Connections to Large IP Blocks
Replies: 2
Views: 554

Advisability of Allowing Connections to Large IP Blocks

Apple happens to own IP block 17.x.x.x which is doled out to quite a number of purposes. Is it reasonable to 'bless' the entire block? Or would it be better to find the smaller pieces on a purpose-by-purpose basis? Or some other, better way? Thanks in advance for any wisdom that anyone can pass along!