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Re: [chat] Some nice poetry :-)
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- Subject: Re: [chat] Some nice poetry :-)
- From: Rick Moen <rick@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Mon Oct 8 15:59:02 2001
- Cc: Mike Lake <Mike.Lake@xxxxxxxxxx>
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begin Mike Lake quotation:
> Several months ago it was mostly Win sites that were cracked with a
> smattering of Linux/Apache sites. The last few weeks have seen a
> significant number of Linux sites cracked. Is Linux getting more
> widely used?
It'd be more interesting if we had some indication of how Tsunami got
A lot of break-ins are as a result of dumb-ass errors, such as shell
users employing the same password on multiple systems. Then, if just
one of those systems becomes root-compromised, suddenly the attacker
has easy entrance to all the others.
Cheers, "Get the facts first. You can distort them later."
Rick Moen -- Mark Twain