Re: [Full-disclosure] Microsoft Windows and *nix Telnet Port NumberArgument Obfuscation
From: Atte Peltomaki (atte.peltomaki_at_f-secure.com)
Date: Thu, 9 Jun 2005 11:04:06 +0300 To: Stephen Blass <Stephen.Blass@asu.edu>
> That you can connect to a mail host on port 25 by typing telnet
> mailhost 65561 is either interesting or unsettling depending on your
> point of view. In either case it is probably worth understanding if
> you're the security guru on site or you write network code.
> On 6/7/05, Nick FitzGerald <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > This has been known since Adam was a cowboy.
> Well, this /is/ full-disclosure, no? Best to tell than to withhold.
I enjoyed reading this posting very much, because it was new information
to me, and to many others on this list it seems.
I did not enjoy at all reading mr. FitzGerald's abusive flame.
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