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RE: [suse-security] Attack or not?
Hi,

> Dec 28 09:21:10 server -- MARK --
> ^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@
> ^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@
> ^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@
> ^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@
> [many many more of this]
> ^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@
> ^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@
> ^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@
> ^@^@^@^@^@^@^@^@
> Dec 28 14:34:46 server syslogd 1.3-3: restart.

Snip

> reboot system boot 2.2.16 Fri Dec 28 14:34
> (1+20:48)
> reboot system boot 2.2.16 Fri Dec 28 11:56
> (1+23:26)

Snip

> Anyway, I wonderd if anyone has seen something similar yet
> and if I have to worry.

The ^@(ASCII 00)'s are not unusual in a system crash however there are
questions to be asked. Start with "what happened to the reboot at 11:56?
Why no syslog entry?". Also look for physical causes. Power
failure/glitch. Any other equipment affected?

HTH
John


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