[web-team] New svlug machine
marc_news at valinux.com
Tue Jun 19 01:04:39 PDT 2001
For those who didn't know, the svlug machine got some visitors a while ago,
more specifically someone who got in with the root password, apparently
Michael got the root password compromized a while ago when he sshed in from
a compromized machine with a trojanned ssh client.
There was also the detail that svlug.org was running on a machine that
didn't fit nicely in a rack (the new one is a 2U with 2 drives in software
Raid 1), so even though I'm pretty sure I removed the crackers' access, I
reloaded the machine.
newsvlug.svlug.org is the temporary machine.
I obviously haven't gotten everything right (as you can tell from the main
page), but most of it should be there.
Let me know if I missed some perl modules (I copied webfetch back and it
seemd to work) or some other apache stuff.
The old machine is copied in /home/oldsvlug (at least is left what I haven't
So far, can only login people who gave me a new password, namely:
I'm missing passwords for:
Ian and Brian. Ian, I'll try to call you --
and Brian, I know where to find you :-)
I'm hoping to be able to switch the machines over in a few days.
I've synced the web stuff as of last friday and I'll do a mailman resync
right before the switchover.
Microsoft is to operating systems & security ....
.... what McDonalds is to gourmet cooking
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