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Re: management interface accessability (was Re: Worm / UDP1434)

  • From: Chris Wedgwood
  • Date: Sun Jan 26 12:31:38 2003

On Sun, Jan 26, 2003 at 01:37:16AM +0000, Paul Vixie wrote:

> ... If you are relying on their ACL's to protect your telnet and
> snmp access, but are otherwise allowing their management interfaces
> to hear traffic from the whole Internet, then you should turn in
> your badge and go back to bagging groceries or whatever it is you
> used to do.

Some would argue this should apply to those exposing MSSQL to the
outside world such that it could even receive malicious port 1434
packets...




  --cw




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