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Old 05-14-2002, 11:36 PM   #1
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Scare your boss with smbclient


Just a neat childish trick you may want to play on your boss

[sewer@sewer sewer]$ smbclient -M BOSS_MACHINE -U
added interface ip= bcast= nmask=
added interface ip= bcast= nmask=
Connected. Type your message, ending it with a Control-D

This message is to inform you that your Windows licenses are not valid any more.

You will have to buy new ones. The bill will come on Thursday.

Have a nice day!

Sincerely yours,

Bill Gates
Microsoft President & CEO
sent 239 bytes

Sweet! Love SAMBA for its flexibility (namely ability to fake NetBIOS names). Have fun and don't get fired.
Old 03-12-2005, 12:09 AM   #2
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can i use the command : smbclient and send msg to win98se?


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