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Re: [suse-security] remote admin: ssh vs. webmin
  • From: John Andersen <jsa@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 10 Jan 2002 21:49:14 -0900
  • Message-id: <200201110649.g0B6nEL32262@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Thursday 10 January 2002 02:32 am, Roman Drahtmueller wrote:
> Hi Bob,
> Since we are talking paranoia... :-)
> I keep it this way: The more often I have to type a password, the more
> likely it is that it gets sniffed. I use ssh all over the place for just
> about everything, and sniffing the ordinary way wouldn't work. But what
> about X-clients that sniff the X-server (X -nolisten tcp) or similar?

What point is there about worrying about typing your password
on a machine that has already been cracked enough to
install an X-Sniffer???

John Andersen / Juneau Alaska

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