Re: Somebody is scanning your computer ...
From: Arthur Hagen (art_at_broomstick.com)
Date: Sat, 29 Jan 2005 10:00:00 -0500
Wolfgang Kueter <email@example.com> wrote:
> Greg Hennessy wrote:
>> On Sat, 29 Jan 2005 00:56:46 +0100, Wolfgang Kueter
>> <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>> No, but computer security has definitely a lot do do with very
>>> technical stuff. Those who don't understand even the basics of
>>> programming should better keep quiet about security.
>> Utter bollocks.
> Well, Ok, so you'll happily let people without the required knowledge
> construct bridges, aeroplanes or even a spacecraft.
No, but they're definitely entitled to their opinions on all three, which is
what you want to deny them. Sometimes the pearl of wisdom is found where
you don't expect it.
> I hope that I never have to sit in one of those planes when it is
> more than one meter above the ground.
Yet you're using a computer with a kernel written by someone with *no*
experience or education in that field.