* peter lageotakes <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> [0751 08:51]: > --- [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: > > .... any reason why I > > should configure my system so that I can telnet in > > directly as root?
> I believe that this would be a security precaution. > If someone tries to compromise your system, then it > means that they have to get two passwords to get root. But if you're telnetting, you're sending both in the clear anyway.... -- Fortune's Fictitious Country Song Title of the Week: "How Can I Miss You if You Won't Go Away?" Rasputin :: Jack of All Trades - Master of Nuns _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"