COM/CORBA/DCOP (was: Hello people. I have some questions)

Garry Hodgson garry at sage.att.com
Wed Sep 5 15:12:34 CEST 2001


Alex Martelli wrote:

> But anyway, who's happy with
> a single layer of defense?  I want security in depth, and
> all feasible precautions.  Not have avoidable accounts on
> the firewall box, but not have avoidable pieces of software
> on it either (minimal base OpenBSD 2.9 install, plus of
> course *Python*, which *is* absolutely indispensable, and
> _maybe_ some proxies just so I can tighten the FW down even
> more while still allowing the PC's to access the internet
> through the proxies).

you might also add something like tripwire, to detect anything
that gets past your other defenses.


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