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Subject: RE: List Somewhat Back

RE: List Somewhat Back

From: Sarai <>
Date: Mon, 19 Sep 2005 13:20:23 -0500

It ticks me off. I mean Rockbox is the only way that I can access the
info on my Archos. I was spoiled when it reads all my info allowed.

-----Original Message-----
From: []
On Behalf Of Dave Wiard
Sent: Monday, September 19, 2005 1:08 PM
To: rockbox
Subject: Re: List Somewhat Back

Jochen Schulz wrote:
> Joseph Jones:
>>Somebody attacked the wiki through a vulnerability, and my
>>understanding is that this also gave them access to other parts of the

>>Rockbox infrastructure. Namely, the mailing list.
> The tiwki vulnerability enabled everyone to execute shell comands with

> the privileges of the www/wiki user. The attacker launched 'rm -rf /'
> ("Delete everything" in UNIX) and that deleted everything the user was

> allowed to delete.

Gotta love pricks who attack a site that does nothing more than provide
a sweet, open-source, replacement firmware for jukebox players... I'll
gladly play host to a backup once the main wiki is up and running. I've
got more than enough disk and my download bandwidth is 7 Mbps. I can't
really host a mirror to serve data (sloooow up speed) but I can house
lots of data for indefinite time on a regular basis.

Received on 2005-09-19

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