[unisog] AV for MACS

Julian Y. Koh kohster at northwestern.edu
Mon Dec 6 17:17:52 GMT 2004


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At 10:50 -0600 12/06/2004, Stephen Gill wrote:
>We've seen a number of OSX hosts compromised, most recently a majority of
>them have been through weak SSH passwords through variations of brutessh2.c.
>

But again, that's a compromise of a host due to poor configuration, not a
viral/worm infection.

>Don't be fooled that the OSX platform is safe just because there aren't many
>viruses.

I don't think anyone is that silly here.  :)


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Julian Y. Koh                         <mailto:kohster at northwestern.edu>
Network Engineer                                   <phone:847-467-5780>
Telecommunications and Network Services         Northwestern University
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