RE: new pop3 exploit out?

From: leon (leonat_private)
Date: Fri Oct 05 2001 - 17:22:24 PDT

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    I don't believe that.  They still need your screen name to exploit any
    of the vulnerabilities associated with that.  Probing port 5190 does not
    reveal any of that information.
    -----Original Message-----
    From: Valdis.Kletnieksat_private [mailto:Valdis.Kletnieksat_private] 
    Sent: Friday, October 05, 2001 8:19 PM
    To: leon
    Cc: incidentsat_private
    Subject: Re: new pop3 exploit out? 
    On Fri, 05 Oct 2001 16:03:09 EDT, leon <leonat_private>  said:
    > I keep getting scanned on various ports (the usual 80, 23, 5190? I
    > it is aim but not sure why people are looking for it) upon scanning
    They're looking for AIM because a buffer overflow was found earlier this
    				Valdis Kletnieks
    				Operating Systems Analyst
    				Virginia Tech
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