[SATLUG] Why are my ports 135,139,and 445 open?

Don Davis dondavis at reglue.org
Sat Dec 26 13:32:41 CST 2009


> 
> I never saw the need to change an SSH banner except when working for
> federal or state agencies, or hospitals that require some kind of
> security warning.  I don't think it changes the method or degree of
> prosecution if someone breaks into a private system, regardless of
> banner.  It's kind of like putting a sign on a locked door "Don't
> break in here", because it's fairly obvious that you're not supposed
> to break in ..
> 
I was thinking more along the lines of recompiling with a version number 
so that it wasn't as obvious that I'm running Debian Version Foo of Openssh.


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