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Re: telnet break-in



On Tue, 25 Aug 1998, George Bonser wrote:

> On Tue, 25 Aug 1998, Ossama Othman wrote:
> 
> > Hence the One-Time Password suggestion.  Either way, better to have/use
> > SSH than use telnet/ftp/r{login,sh,exec}.
> > 
> > -Ossama
> 
> I have both SSL-Telnet and SSH installed. I don't type root passwords over
> clear connections unless it is an emergency.

Hmm - why is it that emergencies always happen when I'm away from
Cambridge? ;(

Matthew

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