Re: [off topic?] exploits?

From: Crimson Wizard (cwizard@GIBLETS.COM)
Date: 08/11/97

On Mon, 11 Aug 1997, Robert Sinland wrote:

> The past few days I have noticed an individual trying to logon to the
> mud.  Thing is he/she never gets past the
> "get name" part as it shows up in users.  Odd thing is this person will
> try again and again, up to 100 times or more at a whack! (based on
> socket num as it shows in users)
> Now as far as the mud itself went this seemed to possibly add some lag,
> and it was getting annoying to boot, so I sitebanned his origin.  My
> question is does anyone know of some exploit that he could have been
> trying to use from that point of connection, or was this just a very
> unusual individual?
> Thoughts?
> RS

I've seen similary activity on another mud I IMM at.. some people are just

whois|grep YEA2|awk '{print $1}'
whois|grep DOM|awk '{print $1}'
whois|grep DOM|awk '{print $1}'|cut -c1
whois tm920|grep TM920|awk '{print $4}'|cut -d@ -f1

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