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RE: has anyone notice this ?
- From: Jay Hennigan
- Date: Sun Jun 29 20:03:11 2003
On Sun, 29 Jun 2003, Vicky Rode wrote:
> If a whole bunch of people are having the same issue and they're all on
> Time Warner in your neck of the woods, it probably isn't the cable modem
> vickyr> exactly my point.
Is Time-Warner associated with Charter Communications? There's a thread
on Slashdot about their name servers being hijacked to point all requests
to a set of rogue proxy servers. Another thread suggests a nasty form of
spyware is responsible.
The rogue proxy servers are apparently a man-in-the-middle password sniffer
of some type affecting at a minimum HTTP and SSH.
I got the above link by email from someone following this thread but not
set up to post to NANOG. If true, it makes the thread more NANOG-relevant
than a simple case of poor service from a cable company.
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