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InfoWorld: Who do you call to report a computer break-in? Is it time for Internet cops?

Oct 24, 1999, 17:10 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Nicholas Petreley)

"Swatch...is one of several Linux programs that lets you know when certain system events occur. I use it to alert me to possible break-in attempts."

"There were two series of alerts this morning. The first one turned out to be a bunch of echo requests from an ad server called double-click.net..."

"The second set of alerts told me someone using a dial-in account from an ISP called Glink Internet was trying to log in to my gateway."

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