Gentoo Archives: gentoo-user

From: Neil Bothwick <neil@××××××××××.uk>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-user] Did I just get hacked???
Date: Fri, 23 Feb 2007 18:57:00
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-user] Did I just get hacked??? by Andrey Gerasimenko
1 On Fri, 23 Feb 2007 20:48:59 +0300, Andrey Gerasimenko wrote:
3 > > Not unless you have the vmware directory mounted within the guest OS.
4 > > The VM cannot access filesystems on the host unless they are created
5 > > as disks on the VM or network mounted.
7 > This is correct, but if the virtual machine is on the same network as
8 > the host, then it is posible to get the VM, than the host, and finally
9 > to delete the VM.
11 True, but then you'd need to crack SSH or use some other method to get a
12 login on the host machine. If you're going to all that trouble, I think
13 you'd do more than delete the guest OS files.
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17 Neil Bothwick
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