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Did that help? probably not. I'll go back into my dark cave now.

On Fri, 30 Jan 2004, Dan Newcombe wrote:

> On Fri, 30 Jan 2004, J.M. Taylor wrote:
> > This is worrisome business, I just hope that not only UGA but the
> > university system at large realizes that yes, it can happen to them and
> > they *need* to take security seriously.  But I'm not holding my breath.
> Uh...okay.  We do take it seriously.  Just unlike corporate america, you
> can't just say "we are blocking everything but port 80 to our web server
> and port 25 to our mail server.".
> Just a couple of years ago, on this list, there was a student complaining
> about some asshole administrator (me) who locked down some settings on a
> machine that he noticed odd activity on.
> What protocols out there now would not be there if the academic policy
> everywhere was "screw any traffic we don't authorize." ???
> How should we take security more seriously?  I'd like to hear some sane
> suggestions.  Why don't you write your represenitive and tell them to stop
> stealling money from the university system to pay for endless bitching on
> flags, or whatever else?
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Jenn Taylor
Systems Analyst, CIS
Armstrong Atlantic State University
taylorje at mail.armstrong.edu

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