LFS security problem: break-in

dreamwvr dreamwvr at dreamwvr.com
Wed Aug 16 15:53:15 PDT 2000

  actually everything is now suspect;-/
> Errm, correct me if I'm wrong, but doesn't this mean we should have a good look
> at any packages we might have downloaded and (gasp!) installed from pcrdallas?
> Trying to think like a malicious hacker... He/she might think it quite amusing
> to plant doctored packages on a project like LFS, where we have been
> congratulating ourselves on how secure our source-built stuff is.  I don't see
> any md5 sums or gpg keys at pcrdallas.
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