Can u make this more clear?
What i got from below is like, virus will not cause problems on
firewall, but trojan horse may.
The reason that u explained, i couldn't get it clearly.
Can u explain it in more detail.
On Mon, 20 Oct 1997, Gary Crumrine wrote:
> Trojan horse possibly, virus??? I don't think so. There
> are many know attacks, that usually attack something other
> than the firewall itself. For example, Sendmail. If you
> gain root but exploiting known hacks, then you have
> control. A smart hacker type would usually use this as a
> jump point rather than kill your system. By the nature of
> the way they pass data through, I don't think virus
> problems should occur.
> On Saturday, October 18, 1997 5:19 PM, Vandana Shah
> [SMTP:vana .
> | hello,
> | I have a question, that whether firewall can itself be
> | infected by
> | virus or Trojan Horse.
> | If yes, why and if not why not?
> | reply back
> | -Vandana
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