[linux-elitists] RE: Robert Graham's SQL Slammer analysis (was Re: [linux-elitists] MS SQL WORM IS DESTROYING INTERNET BLOCK PORT 1434!)

James Morris jmorris@intercode.com.au
Fri Jan 31 21:27:19 PST 2003


On Fri, 31 Jan 2003, Larry M. Augustin wrote:

> It's strange to think that the practice of being judicious in locking down
> ports has created an even worse problem because developers are now using
> port 80 to go around the firewall.
> 

Yes, interesting how the system continues to evolve and adapt to
restrictions.  Shades of of John Gilmour's "The Net interprets censorship
as damage and routes around it."


- James
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James Morris
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