An anonymous reader noted that it appears that crack.linuxppc.org has been, well, cracked. There is a mirror of the defaced page at
being hosted by attrition.org
. The actual box is down as of when I type this. On the upside, it sure took a long time for someone to get in there (I'm still amused that they posted the root password). Jason Haas from LinuxPPC said
"The machine is going to Daniel Jacobowitz, who won it legitimately. The
subsequent problems occured after Dan installed a backdoor, and have since
been cleared up.
The original problem was that proftpd-1.2.0pre4 was left running with a