Re: Instability in kernel version

From: Herbert Xu
Date: Sun Oct 09 2005 - 22:01:26 EST

Justin R. Smith <jsmith@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Examining the system logs disclosed that someone attempted to hack my
> system at 2331 (the time the clock was frozen at) by trying to initiate
> about 200 ssh connections with randomly generated user ids over a very
> short time (a few seconds).
> Any suggestions?

Try booting with nolapic.
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