[linux-elitists] Are we Dead Yet? (or "For every sprinkle I find, I shall kill you!)
Thu Feb 3 14:08:27 PST 2005
Eugen Leitl wrote:
>>But if you'll look over the vulnerability notices for Linksys, you'll
> Linksys default firmware is a piece of crap. There are several alternatives,
> e.g. OpenWrt and Sveasoft (the $20/year one for bleeding edge firmware
This is beside the point. Nobody run third-party firmware except for a
handful of geeks (something like 0.00001% of the market, I guess), so
device shipped with crappy and/or exploitable firmware will most likely
> Know many crypt kitties who can write MIPSel shellcodes? Google gives 130
> hitses. Don't thinkssss so.
You need only one to write a rootkit.
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