[Techtalk] may regret this...
pippin at freeshell.org
Thu Nov 21 14:14:24 EST 2002
Maria Blackmore wrote:
>I, personally, wouldn't feel happy about doing this without some
>confirmation that the IP address is under your control.
Apologies, but you are quite right. The only
proofs I can offer are that my email's originating
IP in the headers is the address that I mentioned.
>Received: from pippin.mercersburg.net (unknown [18.104.22.168])
> by mg1.xecu.net (Postfix) with ESMTP id 68353C552
> for <techtalk at linuxchix.org>; Wed, 20 Nov 2002 10:56:12 -0500 (EST)
I am listed as the Technical Contact for the
gandalf.mercersburg.net host and the
mercersburg.net domain. (Under a company
email & my full name.)
If I told you that it was some guys from a
certain federal agency, you would probably
really not believe me! :-) Or at least you'd
not want to assist, but anyway, they were
duly impressed with the Snort/ACID setup
and, naturally, the cost of it doesn't hurt
their already-strained budget.
Thanks for the nessus information, and for
those of you who probed me. :-)
There are only two ways by which to rise in this world,
either by one's own industry or by the stupidity of others
Rene de la Bruyere
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