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Re: Livingston bugs...
From: bret () real com (Bret McDanel)
Date: Tue, 12 Sep 1995 21:12:21 GMT
Another solution is to change the telnet port for the PM. Its not a
permanent solution, but it would stop those would-be crackers that just try
to telnet to the PM, not knowing the correct port number.
That is not a solution..
Portscanning is way to easy, and popular.. everyone has a scanner, everyone
uses a scanner.. Changing the port would just make it so that they would
scan for what is there.. Only delay it by a second or two..
The real solution is to remove all such backdoors.. I dont recall about EVER
reading about this in the documentation on the router.. If this is in there,
what else is there? Is there a back door that would give someone root on the
- Re: Livingston bugs... Bret McDanel (Sep 12)