I've inherited a system that has both telnet and ftp enabled. As both these send passwords in cleartext I want to disable them. But many users have never changed their ways to use sftp or ssh. And ...
I am a newbie, so maybe I'm missing something. Why would anyone use ftp or telnet for site administration? If they use them, why would they wonder how they've been hacked? Isn't it obvious that all ...
if i use ftp or telnet by accident (usually on the bash shell), to what extend is my password visible? can my coworker see it? can my neighbor see it if i work at home (if not using wireless)? can ...