[Dshield] Proof of hacker. What do I do?

John Hardin johnh at aproposretail.com
Tue Aug 27 16:59:27 GMT 2002

On Mon, 2002-08-26 at 15:44, Ed Truitt wrote:
> If you have been Nimda'd, I am afraid that your best bet is to blow off the
> system, reformat the drives, reinstall the OS from clean source, APPLY
> PATCHES, then try and recover any data you can from known good backup media.

...BEFORE attaching the computer to the Internet!

John Hardin                                   <johnh at aproposretail.com>
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