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Re: [Ref: #97.07.0945] Network problems accessing cs machines

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Date: Fri, 11 Jul 1997 12:01:30 -0400
Gripe_at_VEGA.FAC.CS.CMU.EDU ,in message <20500.868632513_at_PHOTON.FAC.CS.CMU.EDU>, 

> I assume the machine in question is JEPTHE.ODYSSEY.CS.CMU.EDU.  I think the
> problem might be it doesn't have a default routing entry.  Try adding a
> default route (net pointing to  Use the "route"
> command to do this.

  Peter, if this is the case, your penance is:

  * 5 Hail Stroustrups


  * instruct the homeless in the use of traceroute and ping.

  Anyway, go talk to your security people and network admins and discuss the
risks of making this machine a public target.  I'm sure somebody's going to
try an old sendmail bug on it at some point.

Bob Forsman                         
Received on 1997-07-11 12:33:31