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From "Randy McMillan" <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] hacker access shown in error.log
Date Thu, 02 Oct 2003 18:07:16 GMT

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Dirk-Willem van Gulik" <>
To: <>
Sent: Thursday, October 02, 2003 10:08 AM
Subject: Re: [users@httpd] hacker access shown in error.log

> On Thu, 2 Oct 2003, Randy McMillan wrote:
> > just did, then it would seem to be a configuration issue and I could use
> > some hints.  I googled some of the program names, but didn't come up
> > anything specific.
> It is a small deamon which typically sits on port 55555 and connects any
> incoming connection (telnet) through to a /bin/sh running as the user it
> was started as. It appears in your PS listing pretending to be called
> 'httpd' or as '/usr/local/apache/httpd'. (It sets argv[0]).
> Dw

Thanks.  I found the 'httpd' in a PS log (created via cron job), but how is
it started via the web server?


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