External address connecting to inside address through PAT

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Feb 24th, 2010
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Lets say I have three inside addresses,, and All three of these addresses will be translated to an outside address of and I have PAT set up. My destination address will an outside address of

When initiates a connection to I see the translation of

From my outside host of could I initiate a connection back to the inside host and map that connection to a different port? For example I am sitting on and I want to ssh to my inside client of From I type ssh When the packet hits my NAT router, I want the NAT router to MAP that, back into

Is this possible?

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paolo bevilacqua Wed, 02/24/2010 - 09:28
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ip nat inside source static tcp 22 interface 8000


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