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Re: [midatlanticretro] Jamaica Readings

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  • Sellam Ismail
    ... Me too. It was cool for me when I was in my twenties, but its luster has faded. ... I agree that it would be useful to monitor the threats from 16 year
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      On Wed, 24 Oct 2007, B. Degnan wrote:

      > There's a personal connection with 2600 for me. Some of the Delaware
      > "Internet BIZ" people today like me were at the high point of 2600
      > hacking games and using BBS's in the 80's as teenagers.

      Me too. It was cool for me when I was in my twenties, but its luster has
      faded.

      > Also, now that I run an ISP, it's good to keep an eye on threats.
      > Hackers love to brag. We have used 2600 to help our network security to
      > test SQL injection attacks, etc.

      I agree that it would be useful to monitor the threats from 16 year old
      script kiddies. But the serious guys don't write articles for 2600 ;)

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