Terminals...

Alexander Schreiber als at thangorodrim.de
Tue Aug 24 14:15:43 CDT 2010


On Tue, Aug 24, 2010 at 05:38:01PM +0000, Alexey Toptygin wrote:
> On Mon, 23 Aug 2010, Josh Dersch wrote:
> 
> >Chuck Guzis wrote:
> >>
> >>When, on a TV program or movie, have you ever seen a laptop used
> >>with the external kit?
> >>
> >When, on a TV program or movie, have you ever seen the usage of
> >computers accurately portrayed?
> 
> According to the nmap-devel mailng list, the movie Matrix Reloaded
> had an accurate depiction of using the nmap network scanner...

Not only that, but they also showed breaking into the system with an
exploit for a ssh vulnerability - both of which were real an reasonably
current at the time the movie was made.

Kind regards,
           Alex.
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 looks like work."                                      -- Thomas A. Edison



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