[Dshield] how to take down a 'bot-net' ?

Tony Earnshaw tonye at billy.demon.nl
Sun Jan 18 21:05:05 GMT 2004


søn, 18.01.2004 kl. 18.47 skrev Keith Bergen:

> 2) Update your computer with the latest patches. I'm assuming you are
> running windows. Go to http://www.windowsupdate.com and get and apply all
> critical updates.

Should (the presumably utterly ignorant; at least he has now been
presumed as being such) OP click on attachments arriving unsolicited and
claiming to be MS updates? If not, why not? 

For goodness sakes, man: Rather advise him to go over to Unix/Linux,
which are inherently immune against such payloads.

--Tonni

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