Help Net Security: Detecting and Understading Rootkits
Aug 15, 2003, 05:30 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Well, well, well. You have installed the latest Linux
distribution and stopped all unnecessary services. You also set-up
a set of Netfilter rules that would make the Pentagon Security
Department envy you. You drool with delight. But...
"There's always one. You should remember this: there is ALWAYS,
at least, one flaw. Just one hole through which a cracker could get
into your system and do things you would not do to your worst
enemy's laptop. Talking seriously, the Golden Rule of Security is:
'Security is just a state of mind...'"