autoRPM doesn't necessary help if we don't pay attention to what we
havein our FTP site.
Just in case that you haven't seen this news which says that there are
hackers replacing security tool with trojan hose.
Best regards, Yen-Chu Chen
(630) 840-8871 (experiment)
(886)-(2) 2789-9681 (Inst. of Phys., Academia Sinica)
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