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Re: [vox] password stolen at linuxworld



On Sun, Aug 10, 2003 at 04:26:57AM -0700, Ryan Castellucci wrote:
> 
> Someone at linux world seems to have gotten ahold of my ssh user password 
> from when I used it at linuxworld.
<snip>
> 
> I suspect that my password was either sholder surfed (unlikely, it'd be hard 
> to memorize....) or someone was runnning man-in-the-middle attacks, and 
> forced an SSHv1 session to prevent a warning, simply prompting for a new key.

Ouch!  Is this something any of the rest of us LWE volunteer folks need to
worry about?  (I logged into my sonic account numerous times from LWE;
mostly from Melissa's laptop, but also occasionally from other people's
laptops, I _think_...  it's all such a blur)


Sorry this happened. :(

-bill!

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