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andi petculescu a-petculescu at northwestern.edu
Mon Mar 6 17:06:10 EST 2006

Who are you,  macmechanic at fastmail.fm ?

Can we trust this message? At first glance it looks suspicios to me. I 
haven't followed the link.
(Maybe it's only my paranoia. If it is, I apologize.)


At 03:54 PM 3/6/2006, you wrote:

>A serious security breach of OS X
>"Rogue code and trojans resident on an OS X machine don't have to work
>overtime to 'get root'. If they're patient they'll have it on next boot
>with no effort made at all.
>Any process running in an admin account (and sometimes below) can
>corrupt the OS X boot sequence to get arbitrary code to run as root."
>I downloaded the proof of concept and it works . . .  (I trust these
>folks as I use their ACP software)>
>   macmechanic at fastmail.fm
>http://www.fastmail.fm - A fast, anti-spam email service.
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