[rescue] A Question about Snap Servers

Lionel Peterson lionel4287 at verizon.net
Tue Aug 3 06:39:02 CDT 2004

> From: Steve Sandau <ssandau at gwi.net>
> Date: 2004/08/03 Tue AM 12:51:46 GMT
> To: The Rescue List <rescue at sunhelp.org>
> Subject: Re: [rescue] A Question about Snap Servers

> > snoop - v? (or is it -a) to "hear" the network activity...
> -a, and as the man page says: "Listen to  packets  on  /dev/audio 
> (warning: can  be noisy)." It's... ahhhh... interesting.

Well, sure, but I was able to notice patterns, which caused me to find out someone was trying to hack into my box scanning ports (it went "bzzzt, pause, bzzzt, pause, bzzzt, pause..." for a long time. ;^)

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