On Tue, 2004-11-02 at 23:45 +0000, John Madden wrote:
> There was a worm travelling around that tried to guess at
> passwords for common accounts on linux systems, and there was a thread
> on this list about it a couple of months back.
It's still going around :)
It may not be as active, but it's there
Mr Michele Neylon
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