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Re: [SLUG] Anonymous ftp logins - intrusions?
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- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Anonymous ftp logins - intrusions?
- From: John Clarke <johnc@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed Feb 20 11:03:01 2002
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On Wed, Feb 20, 2002 at 09:00:07AM +1100, Nick Croft wrote:
> This is the second time I've had this /var/log/message
Only the second time? I get hits from t-dialin.net most days.
> Feb 20 08:02:30 debian wu-ftpd: ANONYMOUS FTP LOGIN FROM
> pD952796A.dip.t-dialin.net [184.108.40.206], Jgpuser@xxxxxxxx
> Feb 20 08:02:37 debian wu-ftpd: FTP session closed
> I keep woofterpad running for local file transfers. I've tried emailing
> Jpguser@xxxxxxxx but it doesn't get delivered.
Probably a bogus email address. If you're only running the ftp server
for local access, then block incoming connections at your firewall.
Don't expose *anything* that you don't have to.
> He's pingable at 220.127.116.11 . What else can I do with this address?
Not a lot. You could try reporting it to abuse@xxxxxxxxxxx, but it'll
probably be ignored.
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