Re: Linux security issues?

Mike Frisch (
Tue, 28 Jan 1997 19:42:03 -0500 (EST)

On Tue, 28 Jan 1997, Alan Cox wrote:

> Maybe. But they'll break and you can then fix it. If its the reverse the
> hacker gets in on the service you didnt know to block. The only UDP one
> you normally need is packets to your DNS server port

Is that it? I have a decent knowledge of TCP/IP, but am not 100%
comfortable to disable everything and work backwards.

Thanks again!


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