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  CERT Advisory CA-1998-01 Smurf IP Denial-of-Service Attacks
The two main components to the smurf denial-of-service attack are the use of forged ICMP echo request packets and the direction of packets to IP broadcast addresses.
In the "smurf" attack, attackers are using ICMP echo request packets directed to IP broadcast addresses from remote locations to generate denial-of-service attacks.
Attacks like the smurf attack rely on the use of forged packets, that is, packets for which the attacker deliberately falsifies the origin address.
www.cert.org /advisories/CA-1998-01.html   (2765 words)

  
 Smurf Sound Font Editor for Linux
The Smurf Sound Font Editor will be around a while yet as it still has some features that are lacking from Swami (most noteably undo support and hardware wavetable backend).
The Smurf Sound Font Editor is a sound font editor for Linux and other *nix like operating systems (perhaps win32 support in the future).
I've updated Smurf CVS to get around some of these problems, but you won't have sample caching support unless you use ALSA 0.9.0beta3 or plain OSS with AWE driver 0.4.4.
smurf.sourceforge.net   (0 words)

  
  Who are the Smurfs? Smurf Character Name List 101 - BlueBuddies.com
The Smurfs are tiny, blue creatures who live in mushroom houses in a village hidden in the forest.
Smurfs are blue, three-apples tall, and speak a dialect which makes heavy use of the word "smurf".
Each Smurf is assigned a task in the village, according to their ability and the needs of the community.
bluebuddies.com /help/smurf_names_and_list_of_the_smurfs.htm   (2095 words)

  
  Smurf - Esolang   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Smurf is an esoteric programming language designed by Matthew Westcott in an attempt to cut down Muriel to the bare minimum, retaining that language's self-propagation paradigm.
Smurf programs can access a stack of strings and a variable store, which maps variable names (which can be any string, including the empty string) on to values, which are also strings.
The stack and variable store are erased before the string is executed - in other words, the string replaces the currently running program, and there is no way to return to the program.
esoteric.voxelperfect.net /wiki/Smurf   (649 words)

  
  Don Markstein's Toonopedia: Smurfs
Smurfs were "three apples tall", and individuals tended to be named after their most obvious characteristic.
The Smurfs never really made it in comic books — only three issues published by Marvel in 1982-83 — but that's just because they weren't aimed at teenage boys, the only segment of the population American comic books were serving in the '80s.
The Smurfs' brightest days as superstars are over now, but they're still all around us in the form of reruns, DVDs, T-shirts, coffee mugs, etc. Which probably means they've made the transition from "media phenomenon" to "permanent addition to our culture".
www.toonopedia.com /smurfs.htm   (801 words)

  
 My Smurf Collection Website!
In the 1980-90 season, the Smurfs left Smurf Village and became involved in events and key periods in world history, from the prehistoric days to ancient Egypt.
The first Super Smurfs included a Chimney Sweep, a Sledger, a Skier, a Smurf on a Tricycle, a Gardener, and always ready to jump on the bandwagon a Skateboarder.
In the UK the Smurfs were at their peak about 1980 and in that year a Rugby and a Cricket Smurf were made.
www.pvcblue.com /about.htm   (916 words)

  
 Smurf
Smurfs live in a village with rules similar to that of a communist society including sharing of everything by everyone, absence of currency, equality (symbolized by same clothing), everyone serving a functional and necessary purpose in the community, etc. Gargamel is said to represent capitalism with particular emphasis being made on his greediness.
Papa Smurf, as the oldest and therefore the wisest of all Smurfs, officially functions as the leader of the village.
She was transformed through a spell cast by Papa Smurf, wearing a white dress, white high heels and having long wavy blonde hair (surgery in the comics).
www.sfcrowsnest.com /scifinder/a/Smurf.php   (3304 words)

  
 Preventing Smurf Attacks
SMURF and similar Denial-of-service (DoS) attacks can do serious damage to your network services, be it either as an individual end-user or as an entire institution in that your network or host can be inundated with unwanted and maliciously sent traffic.
A SMURF attack (named after the program used to perform the attack) is a method by which an attacker can send a moderate amount of traffic and cause a virtual explosion of traffic at the intended target.
There is also an informal SMURF Amplifier Registry housed by the norwegian ISP PowerTech, which in the form of a «hall of shame» lists active amplifier networks.
www.nordu.net /articles/smurf.html   (747 words)

  
 Socio-political Smurfs
The Smurfs should be praised for using metaphor and the device of the fairy tale to introduce children to political themes.
Thus, while the occupations of certain Smurfs, such as Farmer, Handy and Greedy, are more important than others, such as Clumsy, Grouchy, or Lazy, there is no feeling that certain Smurfs are superior or inferior to others because of their work, or level of skill, because ultimately, everyone is a Smurf first.
The episode The King Smurf was the ultimate illustration of the Marxian conflict between the bad, oppressive kind of government, where greedy kings (and capitalists) exploited the population for their own ends; and the good, egalitarian political model Marx had formulated.
www.geocities.com /Hollywood/Cinema/3117/sociosmurf2.htm   (2608 words)

  
 Smurf - Zelda Lounge Wiki
Smurf is the only person in the world who can have a myspace and still be a part of society.
Smurf is going to go whackin' in his toolshed now.
Smurf is the forums only known Goatse virgin.(AO lost hers a long time ago) Talking to Smurf through AIM will cost you 5 American dollars for every hour you continue to waste his precious time.
www.zeldalounge.com /wiki/Smurf   (589 words)

  
 Smurf's Communist Leanings
The food in the Smurf village was stored away in those mushrooms the minute it was harvested and then equally distributed to all the Smurfs throughout the year.
Farmer Smurf didn't sell his crops to individual Smurfs; it was understood that whatever he grew was for everyone, not for the profit of a single individual Smurf.
Another episode depicted the arrival of a new Smurf (Out-of-town Smurf?,) but he was promptly ousted because he had nothing of value to contribute to the common good of the village.
www.iamlost.com /features/smurfs/commies.shtml   (1946 words)

  
 MushroomVillage.com - Cartoons on TV
The Smurfs encounter a loincloth-wearing Smurf in the forest, who turns out to be an infant lost in the forest 150 years ago and raised by squirrels.
The Smurfs come to the rescue of two children and their grandfather when an evil mysterious stranger shows up and causes their sleigh to turn over, forcing them to seek help and inadvertently bring Gargamel in on the action.
The Smurfs engage in athletic competition to settle a dispute between both ends of the village over misquoted compound words, which turns deadly when the medal Clumsy is awarded actually causes an earthquake.
www.mushroomvillage.com /smurfs-tv.html   (7907 words)

  
 DaveAndDylan.com - Das Smurfapital
Smurfs were as American as a monster truck rally.
Gargamel's wicked plan for the Smurfs was to capture them and turn them into gold (until the ratings dropped and then he wanted to eat smurfs).
The Smurf Village, with its 99:1 ratio of males to females, is definitely a patriarchy.
www.daveanddylan.com /smurfs.html   (948 words)

  
 Papa Smurf, Smurfette, Gargamel and Azrael, and many other characters from the smurfs, every smurf you can picture is ...
Smurf collecting is a growing hobby worldwide and the internet is now enabling people to source Smurfs from all corners of the globe.
Many UK Smurf collectors have only just rediscovered the Smurfs, and both seasoned and new Smurf collectors are enjoying the revival of these popular 70's and 80's toys.
Smurfs are retired by Schleich periodically and therefore no longer produced.
www.kittyscavern.com /smurfs_info.htm   (824 words)

  
 Smurf - Rhinoceros - Related Products and Services
Smurf is a Rhino plug-in that allows for the interactive conversion of polygonal meshes to NURBS surface patches.
Smurf is designed to add value to the exisiting set of Rhino geometry tools in the areas of engineering and entertainment.
Smurf is optimized to handle large data sets and use system resources, such as memory and CPU, efficiently.
www2.rhino3d.com /resources/display.asp?language=&listing=93   (361 words)

  
 What is smurfing? - a definition from Whatis.com - see also: smurf, smurf attack
Smurfing uses a program called Smurf and similar programs to cause the attacked part of a network to become inoperable.
A smurf program builds a network packet that appears to originate from another address (this is known as spoofing an IP address).
One way to defeat smurfing is to disable IP broadcast addressing at each network router since it is seldom used.
searchsecurity.techtarget.com /sDefinition/0,,sid14_gci213013,00.html   (453 words)

  
 What is smurf? - A Word Definition From the Webopedia Computer Dictionary
A type of network security breach in which a network connected to the Internet is swamped with replies to ICMP echo (PING) requests.
These are special addresses that broadcast all received messages to the hosts connected to the subnet.
Smurfing falls under the general category of Denial of Service attacks -- security attacks that don't try to steal information, but instead attempt to disable a computer or network.
www.webopedia.com /TERM/S/smurf.html   (224 words)

  
 smurf
Smurf is a simple attack based on IP spoofing and broadcasts.
IRC servers are the primary victim to smurf attacks.
The attack is named "smurf" after a popular program that generates the attack.
www.iss.net /security_center/advice/Exploits/IP/smurf/default.htm   (363 words)

  
 http://www.powertech.no/smurf/ - Smurf Amplifier Registry
This has forced us to start taking smurfing seriously and to keep a high-profile stand against the people who initiate smurf attacks as well as, unfortunately, those who make them possible.
You may use this information to block traffic to or from the listed networks, or to help making the contacts for these networks understand how important it is to make their networks unusable for smurf amplification, since this gains both them and the 'net as a whole.
You are at your own discretion in choosing whether to not block any nets but just to use this as a reference, or to block all nets, or to block some of them (for instance based on the amplifying factor of the net).
www.powertech.no /smurf   (0 words)

  
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The "smurf" attack, named after its exploit program, is one of the most recent in the category of network-level attacks against hosts.
The "smurf" attack's cousin is called "fraggle", which uses UDP echo packets in the same fashion as the ICMP echo packets; it was a simple re-write of "smurf".
In the case of the smurf or fraggle attack, each host which supports this behavior on a broadcast LAN will happily reply with an ICMP or UDP (smurf or fraggle, respectively) echo-reply packet toward the spoofed source address, the victim.
www.pentics.net /denial-of-service/white-papers/smurf.cgi   (4004 words)

  
 MushroomVillage.com - Your #1 Internet Smurf Collectors' Resource!
Really rare ones are only the Christmas Smurfs (praying Smurf, praying Smurfette, Smurf with wreath, Smurf on candy cane), some Smurfs that were sold mainly in the USA (baseball Smurfette, graduation Smurf) and the Smurfs holding surprise cones, which were sold only for a short time.
Due to their limited edition and very high demand, promo Smurfs are "hot" items and are changing hands for great amounts of money, and the problem of fakes is quite present.
The Smurfs on pedestals in association with a printed text were sold as little presents and "greeting-figurines." Sometimes they came with a special packaging, intended as gift box or for mailing.
www.mushroomvillage.com /katalog4chapters.html   (1151 words)

  
 Smurf News -Smurf Movie 2008
With so many other retro films being released there had always been hope and although the rumours about the smurfs making a comeback had excited smurf fans all around the world, nothing concrete was proven.
In July 2005 smurf fans were finally put out of their misery when plans to release a trilogy of smurf movies were revealed.
Smurfs and the distinctive Smurf likeness are registered trademarks of Peyo.
www.blueimps.com /smurfs_news20.html   (212 words)

  
 Attacked by smurf
While a smurf attack can be used to completely disable a connection, it can also be used far more surreptitiously to just reduce bandwidth.
Smurf attacks are clever: They use whole networks of computers to direct an overwhelming amount of traffic to a victim's machine.
Launching a smurf attack requires finding a network that is attached to the Internet by a router that will forward ICMP requests.
www.networkworld.com /archive/1999b/0222gearhead.html   (700 words)

  
 Smurf Bluetooth Logger & Jacker for MS Smartphone
Smurf is a Bluetooth Logging program for MS Smartphone, it scans at a set interval and retrieves a list of all the bluetooth devices your device can see.
Smurf is multi-threaded so the main application is usable while the scan takes place.
This allows you to set the interval at which Smurf searches for devices the shorter the interval the more devices you are likely to pick up, but the greater the drain on the battery.
www.gatefold.co.uk /smurf   (1033 words)

  
 Smurf Attack and Fraggle Attack
The two main components to the smurf denial-of-service attack are the use of forged ICMP echo request packets and the direction of packets to IP broadcast addresses.
A similar attack to the "smurf" attack is called "fraggle" attack, which uses UDP echopackets in the same fashion as the ICMP echo packets; it was a simplere-write of "smurf".
For both the SMURF attack and the Fraggle attack, there are three parties in these attacks: the attacker, the intermediary, and the victim (note that the intermediary can also be a victim).
www.networkdictionary.com /security/SmurfAttack.php   (473 words)

  
 Flak Magazine: Citizen Smurf, 12-07-02
The Smurfs, the happy blue creatures on our television screens on countless Saturday mornings, looked harmless enough: Happy, cute, loveable, content, ready to help each other in times of trouble, especially when the evil wizard Gargamel was lurking.
All the Smurfs wear essentially the same garment: white pants (similar to the attire of the sans-culottes of the radical Jacobins) with a hat that strangely resembles a liberty cap from the revolutionary period.
The only way the Smurfs could combat enemies from without and within (Brainy was the most willing to collaborate with Gargamel) is complete suppression of dissent, instillation of uniformity in thought, word and deed, and a subtle martial demeanor to keep the community on a high state of alert.
www.flakmag.com /rejected/smurfs.html   (815 words)

  
 SMURF - background
The SMURF project has a total budget of approximately €3 million or £1.9 million.
The Environment Agency is the lead partner in the SMURF project.
The University of Birmingham is one of the leading research based universities in the U.K. and is involved in SMURF because of their expertise in the area of public involvement and engagement.
www.smurf-project.info /background.html   (573 words)

  
 SMURF COMMUNISM!!!..........ITS THE SAME PEOPLE WHO KILLED KENNEDY
In keeping with that portrayal the Smurfs have no qualms about using their "Magic Dust" to stop people aggressing against them or to retrieve an object which they desire.
Handy Smurf, the worker (which illustrates the rise of the working class to power) and Hefty Smurf, the soldier.
The Smurfs biggest enemy was Gargamel, the representation of Capitalism in Smurf Land.
www.fortunecity.com /meltingpot/redriver/415/smurf.html   (609 words)

  
 www.myspace.com/sirsmurf
Sir'smurf (1/4th of The Colony) was first introduced to the Hiphop scene (known for his generic flow patterns) at many open mic sessions such as The Homegrown Bless the Mic Show, and various clubs across the inner city of London.
Smurf has been currently adding finishing touches to his debut L.P entitled Myalpha a YnR release due to drop this year 2006, Jehst production.
Journey with smurf as he travells through sound, babystepping his way through the overwhelming goodness of the smurf way of life.
www.myspace.com /sirsmurf   (971 words)

  
 IGN: Smurf Racer Review
You have eight different Smurfs to choose from (and then you can unlock four others), and each one has two different attacks as well as nine tracks with one secret race that is unlocked for the final level.
You go through the Smurf's happy little forest, to a frozen mountain and castle, all the way to the evil and dark forbidden zone.
Being a big fan of the Smurfs, I look forward to playing any game based on the series, as they are kind of rare over here in the US.
psx.ign.com /articles/166/166278p1.html   (949 words)

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