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Re: ping of death attacks

On Wed, Sep 13, 2000 at 07:13:07PM -0400, Chris Wagner wrote:
> Maybe he means ping floods?  Pings of death usually will crash a 
> box after a few packets hit it.  As you said Debian is good about 
> those kinds of things.

Are these things just malformed packets / frames sent to some machine 
or what?
I think versions of WinDos are vulnerable.

The UNIX Guru's view of sex:
unzip ; strip ; touch ; finger
mount ; fsck ; more ; yes ; umount

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