Re: Linux and Viruses

From: Dave Vandervies (
Date: 11/18/05

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

In article <>,
Dan Andersson <> 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 Vandervies                
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