Re: CIRT Advisory CA-2003-0401: /dev/null Vulnerability

From: D. Stussy (
Date: 04/03/03

From: "D. Stussy" <>
Date: Thu, 03 Apr 2003 21:23:53 GMT

On Thu, 3 Apr 2003, Kasper Dupont wrote:
> Ian Kluft wrote:
> >
> > And the implausibility of a /dev/null
> > vulnerability was supposed to be a giveaway for some too.
> Absolutely. My first thought when I saw the subject was that an
> April Fools was more likely than a /dev/null vulnurarbility. And
> the list of possible damages was indeed proof enough for me that
> I had been right at first.

Well, obviously the first thing that gave this away was that "CIRT"[sic] wasn't
spelled correctly.

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