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Re: Root Kits for Openbsd



On Fri, 7 Mar 2003 20:01:00 -0500
Dave Feustel <dfeustel_(_at_)_mindspring_(_dot_)_com> wrote:

> Actually I'm only interested in defending against being rooted
> while running kmail, konqueror and ftp.

Then don't run kmail and konqueror as root...

> I figure if there were known rootkits then there would also be
> countermeasures against those rootkits.

I think you are confusing "rootkit" with "exploit".



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