RE: Hacked NT/2K box

From: Pidgorny, Slav (
Date: 07/25/01

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From: "Pidgorny, Slav" <>
To: 'Nichola Veitch' <>,,,,
Subject: RE: Hacked NT/2K box
Date: Wed, 25 Jul 2001 19:07:45 +1000

Administrator can install drivers? :)

I don't have an answer but I do have a question: why the customer's running
IIS under admin account, not just user account?


Svyatoslav Pidgorny

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Nichola Veitch []
> Sent: 25 July 2001 18:16
> To:; Pidgorny, Slav;;
> Subject: Re: Hacked NT/2K box
> A customer of mine is running IIS (not sure yet if 4 or 5).
> the IIS service
> account is using the domain admin account. can anyone tell me the
> implications of changing this account to one with less
> priviledges (should
> it be using the system account???)

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