Re: Locking Down a Linux Box

From: egrejda@medebiz.net
Date: 01/03/02


From: egrejda@medebiz.net
Date: Thu, 3 Jan 2002 16:10:05 -0500 (EST)
To: <focus-linux@securityfocus.com>

On Thu, 3 Jan 2002, Paul Lussier wrote:

> Yeah, removing text editors is just a pain to yourself. If I'm going
> crack into a box and change files, I don't need an editor. Once I
> can get to the box, I move remotely edited files to it in a number of
> ways, or, just reload the text editors.

True - look at the rootkits that include copies of pico.

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