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 The Potential for an SSH Worm

"A new paper from MIT explores the potential for a worm to use this infection mechanism to propagate across the Internet. Already attackers are exploiting this database after cracking passwords. The paper also warns that a worm that spreads via SSH is likely to evade detection by the bulk of techniques currently coming out of the worm detection community."
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 (Submitted by Noel Wed May 11, 2005 )

  


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