[OT] Hackers break into Linux kernel home

Lucio M Nicolosi lmnicolosi at gmail.com
Fri Sep 2 19:23:36 UTC 2011

On Fri, Sep 2, 2011 at 3:32 PM, Dave Woyciesjes
<woyciesjes at sbcglobal.net> wrote:
>>> How to prevent being attacked?
>> That's an entirely different question. Not running any public facing
>> services that you don't really need, would be the best place to start.
> Disable eth & wlan. Implement sneakernet.
> --
> --- Dave Woyciesjes

>From Wiki for non-native English (tentative) speakers (like me):

"Sneakernet is an informal term describing the transfer of electronic
information, especially computer files, by physically couriering
removable media such as magnetic tape, floppy disks, compact discs,
USB flash drives, or external hard drives from one computer to

How didn't I think of it before... Anyone with some spare floppies to lend?


Lucio M. Nicolosi, Eng.
Open Source Implementation
System and Applications

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