Misc ideas & comments
P. T. Withington
Fri, 27 Mar 1998 22:22:25 -0500
On 3/27/98 20:00, Kalman Reti wrote:
> Date: Fri, 27 Mar 1998 16:23 EST
> From: Rodrigo Ventura <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> I have a LispM nearby, and I'll never forget the day I
> installed TCP/IP and tryed to telnet from a PC to the LispM. The LispM
> didn't even ask for user/passwd and gave me a lisp listener.
>For the record, this isn't quite accurate. You could alway deny any service
>by IP address (the concept of trusted hosts). It is true that in older
>the default was to trust anyone, but that was changed quite quickly to
>to trust no one.
And, no LispM was ever infected by the Internet Worm. The day of the
worm the SMTP logs showed some invalid transactions that were ignored.