[OpenAFS] Is anyone else seeing this:
Brandon S. Allbery KF8NH
Sat, 1 Mar 2008 11:57:51 -0500
On Mar 1, 2008, at 11:35 , Jeffrey Altman wrote:
> Steve Devine wrote:
>> I have disabled it but you get the idea,. This dir is chock-o-
>> block full
>> of crap.
>> I believe this is the work of a bot that arrives initially to the the
>> user via a spam email.
> If you are interested in knowing where the files are coming from turn
> on audit logs on the file servers. That will erase all doubts.
> But lets make something absolutely clear. If you have volumes that
> permit system:anyuser to write to it, there does not have to be any
> spam involved. Any machine with any AFS client anywhere in the
> world can write to the volume. There is no need to send spam.
That said, this is probably not specific to AFS; I would suspect a
garden-variety virus/worm that propagates itself via SMB shares.
brandon s. allbery [solaris,freebsd,perl,pugs,haskell] email@example.com
system administrator [openafs,heimdal,too many hats] firstname.lastname@example.org
electrical and computer engineering, carnegie mellon university KF8NH