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1 $Id: CREDITS,v 1.32 2002/03/27 22:19:01 crowland Exp crowland $
3 Thanks to the following people who offered testing and bug fixes/suggestions. I
4 apologize if I've forgotten anyone. (No particular order on this list either):
6 Jeff Johnson <email@example.com> - Initial tester. Recommended ipfwadm addition.
8 Ted Serreyn <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Initial tester and bug reports.
10 Les Fenison <email@example.com> - Reported problems with logging of ignored hosts.
12 Dave Andersen <firstname.lastname@example.org> - FreeBSD testing. ipfw syntax for
13 configuration file.
15 Anonymous - HPUX testing and compile flags.
17 Superuser <email@example.com> - Lots of suggestions and general
20 Timothy Luoma <firstname.lastname@example.org> - NeXT Step fixes/bug testing/various
21 suggestions and a really nice NeXTStep software archive (ftp.peak.org)!!
23 Marcus Butler <email@example.com> - Sharing ideas, suggestions and
26 Forrest Aldrich <firstname.lastname@example.org> - FreeBSD testing and comments.
28 Drew Levandoski <email@example.com> - HPUX testing and compile
31 Yaron Yanay <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Additional UDP ports to
32 exclude in advanced mode.
34 Andrew Raphael <email@example.com> - Binary and source RPMs.
36 Samuli Karkkainen <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Helped in debugging Advanced mode
37 problem with SSH connection failures to Windows boxes.
39 System Administrator <email@example.com> - Slackware testing and confirmation.
41 <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Linux Alpha testing.
43 Alex Petrov <email@example.com> - Lots of comments concerning code clean-up and
44 general efficiency recommendations.
46 Dmitry Prokhorov <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Patches to add $PORT$ token and fixes to
47 install scripts.
49 Rich Homolka <email@example.com> - Reported problem with binding over port 61000 for
50 advanced mode was due to ip masquerading feature in Linux kernels.
52 Vesselin Atanasov <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Patch to handle scan flooding
53 attacks (not included in this version for other reasons, but I thank him
54 for sending them in).
56 Lukasz Zalubski <email@example.com> - Mirrored tools to Europe.
58 Matthias Lohmann <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Solaris porting and testing.
60 Don Bindner <email@example.com> - Found typo in UDP attack
61 logging that logged it as TCP attack.
63 Jon Coyle <jonco@sco.COM> - VERY helpful in testing for SCO. Also made up
64 HTML pages and man pages. I should be paying him!!
66 Brian D. Winters <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Pointed out some compile
67 errors on various Linux platforms and submitted fixes. Also made
68 suggestions for areas of code cleanup.
70 Jeremy T. Bouse <undrgrid@UnderGrid.net> - Made Debian packages of Sentry
71 as well as Debain init scripts and install scripts (not included yet).
73 Jeremy Hinegardner <email@example.com> - Testing on SGI platforms.
75 Densin Roy. <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Suggested adding $PORT$ macro to command
78 <email@example.com> - NetBSD testing.
80 Dr. Stefan Demetrescu <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Discussions concerning
81 the smart-verify timeout (or lack thereof) and recommendations on future
82 additions and fixes.
84 Sean Amon <email@example.com> - Solaris testing and fixes.
86 Eric Hines <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Solaris testing and fixes.
88 David LaPorte <email@example.com> - Alpha Linux testing. Sent in
89 route drop command for new RedHat 6.0 systems (-reject flag).
91 Joshua Chamas <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Solaris testing.
93 Tom Briglia <Tom.Briglia@Corp.Sun.COM> - Solaris testing.
95 Roger Books <email@example.com> - Solaris testing and fixes.
97 Steven Walker <firstname.lastname@example.org> - RedHat init scripts and RPMs.
99 Dominic J. Eidson <email@example.com> - AIX testing.
101 Christopher P. Lindsey <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Patch to get version 0.90
102 and below to work in stealth modes on older Linux systems/systems with
103 oddball tcpip.h files. Also helped in testing and debugging. Found bug in
104 .ignore processing that wouldn't skip commented out lines. Contributed script
105 to automatically setup ignore file on system startup by parsing ifconfig.
106 Found bug in ignore functions that would sometimes mis-compare IP's (also
107 lead me to find similar bug in isBlocked function).
109 Adrian <email@example.com> - Submitted bug report for 2.2.9 kernels with
110 respect to possible UDP struct change (dest vs. u_dport).
112 Thomas Molina <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Made binary and source RPMs for 0.90 of
115 Steve Marple <email@example.com> - Reported bug in commenting
116 out of .ignore file entries.
118 Graham Allan <ALLAN@mnhep1.hep.umn.edu> - Sent in compile options for
119 Digital OSF Unix. Sent in route flags for same.
121 Ian Quick <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Sent in a fix for the ipchains rule to insert
122 blocks into filter list correctly.
124 Reuven Gevaryahu <email@example.com> - Found a nasty bug where if
125 you setup to ignore either a tcp or a udp event an attacker could
126 activate the detector, cause the blocked file to be written to and
127 then activate the side you *wanted* the blocking to occur on and
128 have Sentry ignore them. A big thanks for finding this!
130 Jayakrishnan Krishnan <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Reported the problem
131 on the latest build not ignoring hosts in the .ignore file.
133 Garth Brown <email@example.com> - Also reported a problem with .blocked
134 file mis-reading blocked hosts and submitted a fix.
136 Morio Taneda <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Submitted a
137 *really cool* patch to use netlink with PortSentry. I'm sorry I didn't have
138 time to implement this, but it is on my short list of fixes to put in after
139 1.0 is released. A big thanks for this!!
141 Howard Arons <hlarons@ComCAT.COM> - Suggested using LOCAL0 for possible syslog
142 configuration in config.h file.
144 Guido Guenther <email@example.com> - Sent in bug fixes, Debian packages, comments,
145 and many other contributions.
147 Christophe Rolland <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Wrote in to correct bug in .conf
148 file where I watched first 1025 ports instead of first 1024. Now advanced modes will watch
149 ports 1023 and below.
151 Ralf Hildebrandt <R.Hildebrandt@tu-bs.de> - Sent in route kill command for HPUX and fix
152 for GCC under HPUX for Makefile.
154 Graham Dunn <email@example.com> - Sent in KILL_ROUTE string for ipf filters.
156 Peter M. Allan <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Found an increment error in the host state engine
157 that could cause an error under certain configurations. Also contributed several fixes relating
158 to function usage and cosmetics.
160 Scott Catterton <email@example.com> - Sent in new iptables support KILL_ROUTE command.
162 Dino A Amato <Dino.A.Amato@lerc.nasa.gov> - Sent in Makefile strings for Irix
164 Scott McCrory <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Sent in common DDOS daemon ports
166 Per Jönsson <email@example.com> - Sent in changes to allow for
167 ignoring networks/ports.
169 Flower <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Sent in request to disable DNS lookups.
171 Paul T. Kooros <email@example.com> - Sent in some code formatting issues that
172 were resolved.
174 Justin Pettit <firstname.lastname@example.org> - Solaris fixes, proofreading, and lots of other stuff.
176 Jeremy Fowler - Multiple feature and bug fixes including $SCAN$ type
177 reporting and rewrite of a couple of functions for better efficiency and reduction of
178 code. Consolidated and reduced redundant code in several places. Thanks Jeremy!
181 Version 2.0 Contributors
184 Jeremy Fowler - Sent in a load of patches to reduce code and add new
185 features. These are being applied as the product goes into Beta. Thanks
186 again Jeremy.