Ports with duplicate LATEST_LINKS

Cy Schubert Cy.Schubert at komquats.com
Tue Feb 17 12:15:46 PST 2004

In message < at>, Laurent 
> Hi Gentlemen,
> It is really a brute force attack tool to obtain passwords.
> A password cracker (as Crack, John the Ripper, ...) but oriented to work 
> over the network.
> Hydra does password cracking against SMB (Windows), telnet, POP/IMAP, FTP, ..
> .
> It does dictionnary attacks as simple password generation algorithms.
> I use that in my company to evaluate passwords quality when I am not 
> granted to crack the passwords directly from the box.
> If I succeed, bad point for the box owner ;-)

Should I commit the following patch to correct the wording?

Index: Makefile
RCS file: /home/pcvs/ports/security/hydra/Makefile,v
retrieving revision 1.6
diff -u -r1.6 Makefile
--- Makefile	15 Feb 2004 00:26:41 -0000	1.6
+++ Makefile	17 Feb 2004 20:13:27 -0000
@@ -15,7 +15,7 @@
 MAINTAINER=	llevier at argosnet.com
-COMMENT=	Bruce Force Attack Utility working on multiple network services
+COMMENT=	Brute force attack utility working on multiple network services
 PLIST_FILES=	bin/hydra

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