Questions tagged [directed-broadcast]

For questions about IP directed broadcast, where An IP directed broadcast is an IP packet whose destination address is a valid broadcast address for some IP subnet but which originates from a node that is not itself part of that destination subnet. For instance, you are troubleshooting an issue where this function does not work.

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directed broadcast ping on overlapping subnets

I have a router with 2 hosts connected to it. R: 192.168.0.1/24 host 1: 192.168.0.9/28 host 2: 192.168.0.15/24 Host 1's directed broadcast IP is the same as host 2, so what happens if host 1 pings 192....
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Fortigate: enabling directed broadcast to broadcast conversion on last hop?

I'm not quite certain how to achieve the equivalent of ip directed broadcast with a FortiGate. In this case a FortiGate 60E with FortiOS 5.6.7. So I started to dig a little. QUESTION: Can anyone ...