[ale] failed ssh login attempts
esoteric at 3times25.net
Fri Feb 11 22:21:37 EST 2005
>>>>>>"Geoffrey" == Geoffrey <esoteric at 3times25.net> writes:
> Geoffrey> Jim Lynch wrote:
> >> What someone really needs to do is write a ssh spoofing daemon
> >> to accept any user and any password and let them think they've
> >> logged in. If there were enough out there, maybe it would keep
> >> the chaps busy sorting the spoofs from reality.
> Geoffrey> It's already been done, called a tar pit...
> ITYM "honey pot" for a machine that's intentionally put out to look
> like an interesting target to catch the eye of whatever black hats or
> script kitties are poking your network. They go for the sweet low
> hanging fruit while you're tracing them back.
Here's a link to the article I referred to in the previous post:
Until later, Geoffrey
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