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Re: Hard data on network impact of the "Code Red" worm?
- From: up
- Date: Tue Jul 31 09:23:37 2001
On Tue, 31 Jul 2001 Valdis.Kletnieks@vt.edu wrote:
> On Tue, 31 Jul 2001 08:40:48 +0200, Hank Nussbacher said:
> > In this case, IMO, the hype was warranted. If not for the 2 code errors in
> > Code Red, this worm, using 300K zombies at 50Mb/sec each would have hit the
> > Internet with about 15Tb/sec of aggregate traffic. The next time, we all
> > won't be so lucky.
> Umm.. Urp.
> You think all those 300K zombies have 100baseT?
> I don';t think any of the 48 victims at our site had it.
The only two here that I know of where on 56k dialups...with about
26.4kbps worth of outbound each.
James Smallacombe PlantageNet, Inc. CEO and Janitor