[rescue] Solaris 10 Remote-Root Exploit
abuse at cabal.org.uk
Wed Feb 14 10:38:52 CST 2007
On Wed, Feb 14, 2007 at 11:33:54AM -0500, Magnus wrote:
> Still, could he not firewall it off so that telnet is not open outside of
> the local subnet, and then he can telnet to it from another machine on the
> local subnet that he has ssh'd to from outside?
Umm, no. mooli.org.uk is *my* server, a regular Linux box. It is the remote
user that does not have a ssh client available. So I installed a telnetd in
addition to the sshd that is used by everybody else.
Their system doesn't support interactive remote logins of any kind and is
connected to the Internet through a NAT device so is inaccessible.
And I've just checked and my telnetd is not vulnerable. Most of the scanning
activity is attempted exploits against my sshd anyway.
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