Ubuntu-US-NM Loco hosted Ubuntu Servers Hacked....

Eric Krieger unmlobo at gmail.com
Wed Aug 15 21:23:16 BST 2007


...shutdown unused services/processes, change the admin password on a
regular basis, and review log files. 

=)

Eric



On Wed, 2007-08-15 at 14:01 -0600, DThomas at metrocourt.state.nm.us wrote:
> 
> It got me (us) directly the Software Freedom Day site was down about 4
> days and it has our wiki on it.....but when you it happens that hard
> you learn a valuable lesson, keep those servers patched and keep those
> admin password close to the vest. 
> 
> David Thomas
> IT Specialist Manager
> Bernalillo County Metropolitan Courts
> 401 Lomas NW
> Albuquerque, NM 87103
> 
> dthomas at metrocourt.state.nm.us
> 505-841-9807 
> 
> 
> "Eric Krieger" <unmlobo at gmail.com> 
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> 08/15/2007 01:48 PM 
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> Ouch!
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> https://wiki.ubuntu.com/UbuntuWeeklyNewsletter/Issue52#head-b009291e4151391137b8f04a53adea995d0ee280
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> Eric Krieger
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