Re: Implications of recent virus (Trojan Horse) attack

Peter da Silva (texbell!tness1!sugar!ficc!
6 Nov 88 06:00:10 GMT

One side effect that I don't like is that UNIX is taking the blame for
a combination of (1) a security hole in an application (sendmail), and
(2) deliberate loosening of security to trusted sites (rhosts, etc...).

Non-academic UNIX in general is a lot less open to techniques like this.

Peter da Silva	`-_-'  Ferranti	International Controls Corporation
"Have you hugged  U  your wolf today?"!ficc!peter
Disclaimer: My typos are my own	damn business.

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