[Dshield] DShield discovers first Telnetd exploit victim
patrick at pine.nl
Wed Jul 25 21:13:53 GMT 2001
On Wed, Jul 25, 2001 at 04:20:37PM -0400, Johannes B. Ullrich wrote:
> Many of you probably heard already, that exploit code was
> release a couple days ago that allows remote root access to
> many systems running telnet. I just got a reply in on some
> "Fightback" we sent out that indicates that a worm using this
> vulnerability is already on the lose and taking out systems.
I don't see any evidence there's a worm on the lose.
What's your assumption based on ?
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