Merit Network
Can't find what you're looking for? Search the Mail Archives.
  About Merit   Services   Network   Resources & Support   Network Research   News   Events   Home

Discussion Communities: Merit Network Email List Archives

North American Network Operators Group

Date Prev | Date Next | Date Index | Thread Index | Author Index | Historical

Re: rr style scanning of non-customers

  • From: E.B. Dreger
  • Date: Sun Jun 15 01:36:39 2003

RB> Date: Sat, 14 Jun 2003 22:22:50 -0700
RB> From: Randy Bush

RB> > Plenty of *ix idiots running vulnerable systems and "servers",
RB> > too.  Follow a Cobalt mailing list and live in fear.
RB> for which there are system-specific sites telling you how to
RB> lock it down, e.g., as david lesher just pointed out,
RB>     <>
RB> that fools don't use the resources is another matter.  "a fool

Perhaps.  That doesn't make the problem any less severe, though.
One even could argue that's worse -- people running vulnerable
systems despite the availability of lockdown information.

RB> and their data are soon parted."  -- monty williams
RB> but where is the equivalent for windoze, the very common and very
RB> vulnerable opsys?

Google search for something like

	securing windows lockdown

is a reasonable start.

Brotsman & Dreger, Inc. - EverQuick Internet Division
Bandwidth, consulting, e-commerce, hosting, and network building
Phone: +1 (785) 865-5885 Lawrence and [inter]national
Phone: +1 (316) 794-8922 Wichita
          DO NOT send mail to the following addresses : -or- -or-
Sending mail to spambait addresses is a great way to get blocked.

Discussion Communities

About Merit | Services | Network | Resources & Support | Network Research
News | Events | Contact | Site Map | Merit Network Home

Merit Network, Inc.