Re: Linux and Viruses

From: Dave Vandervies (dj3vande_at_csclub.uwaterloo.ca)
Date: 11/18/05


Date: Fri, 18 Nov 2005 00:16:10 +0000 (UTC)

In article <5XqdnYDemcv5AuXeSa8jmw@karoo.co.uk>,
Dan Andersson <dan@andersson.co.uk> wrote:

>If you really(?) want to use SSH, why not create a SSH script where you open
>the SSH port in the firewall before starting the SSH or SFTP command
>automagically and closing the port when the SSH/SFTP program terminates.

If I want to SSH into my system when I don't already have another way
to get to it (why would I want to SSH in otherwise?), how is this going
to help?

dave

-- 
Dave Vandervies                          dj3vande@csclub.uwaterloo.ca
The solution, of course, is not to introduce bugs in the first place.
The method is left as an exercise.
                                      --Keith Thompson in comp.lang.c