Our wonderful network admiistrator has just banned all traffic except
HTTP & HTTPS through the firewall. Grrrrr.

I now have to put together a business case as to why they should enable
NNTP again. Not to difficult as I can just say I use NNTP to post to
support forums, just frustrating that we were not informed before doing
it.

The way around it is to use the company supplied wireless internet
card, which I will do.

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