WaPo writes about vulnerabilities in Supermicro IPMIs

Larry Sheldon LarrySheldon at cox.net
Fri Aug 16 02:14:03 UTC 2013

On 8/15/2013 8:53 PM, Scott Weeks wrote:
> On 2013-08-15 19:00, Jay Ashworth wrote:
>> Is anyone here stupid enough not to put the management interfaces
>> behind a firewall/VPN?
> ---------------------------------------------------
> Pain is a great teacher...

The problem is getting the one that learned to transfer what was learned
to the person hired as the replacement for the idiot that did the learning.

Requiescas in pace o email           Two identifying characteristics
                                         of System Administrators:
Ex turpi causa non oritur actio      Infallibility, and the ability to
                                         learn from their mistakes.
                                           (Adapted from Stephen Pinker)

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