Sick Puppy writes:
> Date: Thu, 13 Apr 1995 12:31:00 -0400 (EDT)
> From: Sick Puppy <sikpuppy @
> Subject: Any logs of SATAN attacks against firewalls?
> So far I haven't seen anything that resembles a SATAN attack against a
> firewall, only a few things that could have been customised S.. or
> equally well could have been an attack script, coming out of US sites
> rather then European sites.
> Has anyone seen an S.. attack against a firewall?
> If so, could you post part of the logs please?
> Sick Puppy
> Network Security Consultant
> Eastern Dynamics Corp.
I had requested that SATAN be run against our WAN (actually firewall). The
logs show every active port was probed. The real give away was when it
accessed my anon ftp, it used the password SATAN.
Tom Brink tom @
Technical Support Specialist
Technical Research Center
Information Services Group
Arizona Department of Transportation