[Dshield] "Personal Firewalls" are mostly snake-oil?

Adhaniá commodore8 at msn.com
Wed Jul 31 01:47:11 GMT 2002


What exactly does this attachment do?

TIA
Adhaniá

----- Original Message -----
From: Tom Liston <tliston at premmag.com>
To: <list at dshield.org>
Sent: Monday, July 29, 2002 07:46
Subject: Re: [Dshield] "Personal Firewalls" are mostly snake-oil?


> Dang...  Took you long enough...
>
> Prize attached:  Crafted in 100% pure assembler (cuz' we all know
> that only a genius of Steverino's caliber could do such a thing under
> Win32...)
>
> Change the extension from .foo to .exe
>
> Guaranteed benign... cross my heart.
>
> -TL
>
> On 27 Jul 2002 at 11:05, John Sage wrote:
>
> > On Wed, Jul 24, 2002 at 12:52:37PM -0500, Tom Liston wrote:
> > > I just kept telling myself I wasn't going to get involved in this...
> > >
> > > Oh well...
> >
> > <snip>
> >
> > > -TL
> > >
> > > PS: Just to see if Johannes is right: "Steve Gibson"
> >
> > Steve Gibson is an idiot!
> >
> >
> > /* did I win a prize? */
> >
> > - John
> > --
> > Laff! It's a troll..
> >
> > PGP key      http://www.finchhaven.com/pages/gpg_pubkey.html
> > Fingerprint  FE 97 0C 57 08 43 F3 EB 49 A1 0C D0 8E 0C D0 BE C8 38 CC B5
> >
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>
> Tom Liston, GSEC
> Network Administrator
> Prem Magnetics, Inc.
> tliston at premmag.com
> tliston at hackbusters.net
>
>


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