Re: Hacker

James B. Hrdy ( (no email) )
Tue, 31 Mar 1998 09:46:49 +0000

Yep, its an OOB program. By running it, the hacker can shutdown unprotected
machines. Besides putting the fix on the machine you can also stop netbios at
the router to prevent outsiders from doing things like this.

for NT at a bare minimum you should have service pack 3, this can be found at

> We have a server that keeps locking up. I was wanting to know if it might be
> a hacker. I remember a while back reading something about a program someone
> can use to lockup a win95 or NT machine by knowing the IP. Is there a patch
> that can protect against such a user. I think that is our problem. No error
> logs are showing up on what the problem is.
> Kelly Wright (
> BuzNet Communications
> 972-644-0440

James B. Hrdy
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