joserojas at WORLDNET.ATT.NET
Fri Jul 23 12:32:33 MDT 1999
Depending on the version you are using:
Click on the word "ICQ" then "Security & privacy" CHECK "Do not allow others to
see my IP address" then click Save.
If you have a different version - I'm sure the steps are similar.
Q: Why do you want to do this?
A: Everytime you log onto the internet you are assigned an IP address (usually
different everytime you log on)
If I were to find your IP address, I would then have a direct connection into
your computer (while you're connected to the Net) and if I wanted to, I could
cause ALLOT of damage, ain't that right John?
Back Orifice 2000 is a program with which I can control another person's
computer from across the country, its very powerful, I hear from friends. I'm
not sure whether you can detect it on your computer but I'm sure the major
anti-virus programs can detect it- just update your virus libraries and run.
Back Orifice IS NOT a virus and can be used legitimately.
For more info: http://www.bo2k.com/indexnews.html
Feeling like a geek today.
Live long and prosper.
Vast Right Wing Conspiracy: http://www.visitweb.com/vrwc
----- Original Message -----
From: Pam Charles <bluecalyptus at YAHOO.COM>
To: <RUSHTALK at hermes.csd.net>
Sent: Friday, July 23, 1999 12:15 PM
Subject: Re: Hello
> Hey Jose .... I actually heard about someone else just two days ago
> that this happened to. Was she "hacked" while online??? !!!! How do
> you actually DO this PREFERENCES thing? (Oh puleeeze tell me!) You can
> send private reply, if you will. Is this something I hafta do in my
> browser, or what? Sorry. I am hopelessly dumb about computer things!
> Pam the Hopelesssss
> --- "John A. Quayle" <blueoval at SGI.NET> wrote:
> > At 01:37 AM 7/23/99 -0400, Jose Rojas wrote:
> > >You pissed off the wrong person. Sounds like either
> > Back Office 2000 or he
> > got your IP address, probably from ICQ. Go thru the
> > preferences and disable
> > the option to allow others to see your IP address.
> > >
> > Back *ORIFICE* 2000 - that's it! How does
> > that thang work, hoss?
> > JAQ
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