RE: IIS on 443 replaced by serv-u
From: Alun Jones [MS MVP - Security] (alun_at_texis.invalid)
Date: Tue, 18 May 2004 03:17:04 GMT
In article <8ULO6KfOEHA.firstname.lastname@example.org>,
email@example.com (Eddie Bowers [MSFT]) wrote:
>Serv-u ftp may only be one of many backdoors placed on your system.
It's only fair to note that the author of Serv-U is likely just as irritated
as any of you, that his software is being abused in this fashion. My
competition, he may be, but he's also a fervent anti-warez campaigner, and
seriously dislikes malware of all kinds.
I suspect this may be why Serv-U is the FTP server of choice among script
kiddies and crackers.
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