Re: suspicious problem on firewall
from the secret journal of Tom Marshall (firstname.lastname@example.org):
> I would appreciate thoughts on this situation from people who are more
> familiar with system security than I am. Specifically, does this look like
> someone has hacked into my machine or is it more likely that something has
> become corrupted (filesystem, hard drive..?) What is the best way to
> convince myself that the system either has or has not been broken into?
> What other steps would people recommend that I take? It would not be
> terribly difficult to wipe the drive and reinstall, but I would prefer to
> avoid it of course.
have you considered compiling pine on the machine in question?