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Re: Openssh + security
  • From: Bruno Cochofel <bruno.cochofel@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 14 Dec 2005 10:56:41 +0000
  • Message-id: <101541880512140256y2ba4a464h39d2a5f863f8435c@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Well, I'm running X. I'm a home user and the "server" it's also my PC so I
have to use it.
I'm also running xscreensaver and aMule (this one all the time).
Maybe this is bad!!!

On 12/14/05, Markus Gaugusch <markus@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
> On Dec 14, Bruno Cochofel <bruno.cochofel@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
> > Well I have a problem...
> > After reconfigured my ssh server based on all your suggestions I've
> opened
> > my firewall port so I can connect from anywhere in the Internet (this
> was
> > last night).
> >
> > Today my CPU was around 90% and above and the program that's consuming
> that
> > it's X owned by root!!!
>
> Please check if you are running X windows and if there is a screensaver
> active! Don't run X on servers!!
>
> Markus
>
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