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Re: [SLE] hacked?
On May 2, 2001 10:30 am, elicker@xxxxxxxxx wrote:
> I never bothered to look /var/log/messages file until now.
>
> Just by curiosity I was browsing the file and I see the excerpt that
> follows.
>
> It seems that someone at 200.204.201.138 was trying to break in into my
> computer.
>
> My box is a minimal SuSE 6.4 with KDE2, apache and samba added. No
> special security measures was taken.
>
> As I know nothing about security I am looking for some advice.
>
> Does this guy at 200.204.201.138 succeed? Was I hacked?

Doesn't look like it.

>
> What is "popper"? AFAIK there is nothing in my box with this name.

Take a look at /etc/inetd.conf. It's for pop3. You really should edit at
least /etc/inetd.conf
/etc/hosts.allow
/etc/hosts.deny

Nick

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