DEC8235 and MM57109N ICs

Eric Smith eric at brouhaha.com
Fri May 16 18:52:42 CDT 2008


Gordon wrote:
> Yeah.  FTP is pretty much the best example I can think of if you wanted
> me to name a massive security hole.  You might as well just post your
> root password and IP address on some l33t h4xx0r forum.

Depends a whole lot on what FTP server software you use, on what
operating system, and how it's configured.

I've had an FTP server exposed to the world for over ten years, and
it hasn't yet caused me trouble, because I was *very* careful about
how I set it up.

Eric





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