[opensource-dev] Viewers in the directory are being impersonated already
dale at daleglass.net
Mon Apr 12 14:07:16 PDT 2010
В сообщении от Вторник 13 апреля 2010 00:52:48 вы написали:
> There's still other facets. For example, the approved viewers get some
> publicity and reputation by being on the approved viewers page, and it
> makes people think that much harder about using sketchy viewers to do
> sketchy things. (And yeah, they have to do one extra sketchy thing, as
> Thomas mentions.)
I don't think it makes a big difference.
I'm talking about a group with a "FOR THE LULZ!" motto. I don't think they
care much about keeping any account of theirs for very long.
> (As an aside, connecting from the same account and/or same IP with random
> MACs seems pretty obviously strange and detectable. There's a few more
> hoops left to jump through there.)
That will take some work though. At my house there are 5 computers that could
run a SL client, that's 5 MACs, all behind the same NATed IP address. Schools,
workplaces, cafes, etc could have hundreds of legitimate ones.
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