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Re: [SLUG] Linux doesn't have bad security...
- To: tom burkart <tom@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Linux doesn't have bad security...
- From: Howard Lowndes <lannet@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu Oct 26 12:29:51 2000
- Cc: slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
Try the media. They usually like a good Internet security beatup story.
LANNet Computing Associates <http://www.lannet.com.au>
On Thu, 26 Oct 2000, tom burkart wrote:
> On Thu, 26 Oct 2000, Graeme Merrall wrote:
> > people have bad security.
> > Why does this bother me? If I was an Eisa customer or even an ex-Eisa
> > customer with my details sitting on that server waiting for someone to come
> > along, I'd be getting on that phone pretty darn quick. I also hope that
> > other people will nag them into doing something about it or shame them into
> Sadly I have some "customers" like that.
> - I have tried nagging
> - I tried abusing the owner
> It hasn't worked (sounds like the good old adage: "It WON'T happen to
> us ..."), so I have given up and am just waiting for the inevitable to
> happen. Anyone know what else to do (apart from doing it for free ;-)?
> AUSSEC Phone: 61 4 1768 2202
> 339 Blaxland Rd., Ryde NSW 2112
> Email: tom@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx