Issue No. 05 - May (2004 vol. 37)
Atsushi Kara , University of Aizu
The meet-in-the-middle network provides a simple way to restore end-to-end connectivity between distant hosts located behind network address translators, and does so without reconfiguring the NAT devices that lie on the path between the hosts.
A. Kara, "Private-to-Private Communications over the Internet," in Computer, vol. 37, no. , pp. 53-59, 2004.