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Re: Reverting firefox-esr upgrade in Buster

On Thursday, November 08, 2018 09:53:24 AM Cindy-Sue Causey wrote:
> I got... *sigh*... hacked/cracked two weekends ago. "That other
> operating system" that has been running as my dialup modem via a
> networked laptop. Could have come from outside the country, but I'm
> leaning toward +1 more that it has roots right outside my front door.

I don't have any comment on the rest of your post, but (and I'm frantically 
knocking on wood as I write this), I don't think I've ever been hacked in the 
33+ years I've been connected to the Internet or predecessor online systems.

What I use is a router with NAT between the modem (of whatever flavor) and any 
of my systems.  Back in the day, I had to do some gymnastics to play some 
games -- I don't know if that is still an issue, but, to the greatest extent 
possible, I recommend that everyone consider a router with NAT between their 
computers and the Internet.

(And, as I close, Just knocking on wood a few more times... ;-)

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