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Re: [tlug] Have I been hacked?

On Sat, Mar 02, 2002 at 05:06:49PM +1100, Jim Breen wrote:

> I am thinking of making a tgz of /home (while off-line), copying it away 
> elsewhere (I think I have enough space in the Windblows partition), then
> doing a repartition and fresh install. Presumably that would be pretty
> safe.

... as long as you verify the contents of /home to ensure that there's nothing
that can be used to springboard to root.  chmod -R a-x ., for instance.

-- Chris

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