Originally Published: Wednesday, 5 July 2000 Author: Alexander Reelsen
Published to: news_enhance_security/Security News Page: 1/1 - [Printable]

Why do vendors ship us junk they wouldn?t use?

Kurt Seifried notes that many common insecure daemons or services like telnet/named/wuftpd are still used in many distributions as default installation. So vendors donīt mind security that strong as they should.