[Dshield] funny story about warezers....

mike harrison meuon at highertech.net
Sat Oct 20 00:02:24 GMT 2001


> server was hooked up to was like SOLID GREEN.  These crazy warezers from
> dip.t-dialin.net were using up a sizable fraction of his T1 with their FTP
> xfers!!

Wait till you see a nice fast NT (or Unix) server 'owned' by 'warez
hounds' on a fat pipe... they'll choke DS3's or more. 

To be on-topic: if any of you are allowing shell access with a 2.2 -
2.4ish kernel on Linux, there are some new exploits you need to patch
for: 

http://www.securityfocus.com/cgi-bin/archive.pl?id=1&mid=221337&start=2001-10-15&end=2001-10-21

is a good place to start.





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