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Re: Code Red on dial-in ppp
- From: Damon M. Conway
- Date: Sat Jul 21 13:39:16 2001
>The problem I described is that the Windows machines in question are not
>necessarily dedicated web servers, but can be regular dial-in users.
>Normally, such users don't run a web server over dial-up, yet they seem
>to be vulnerable if the attack occurs while they're connected. No relation
>to the connection bandwidth was implied.
Yes, we have noticed a few dialups that are infected. So, it has happened.
"UNIX was not designed to stop you from doing stupid things, because that
would also stop you from doing clever things." --Doug Gwyn