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Re: DNS issues various
- From: Valdis.Kletnieks
- Date: Thu Oct 24 14:39:09 2002
On Thu, 24 Oct 2002 18:01:44 -0000, "Kelly J. Cooper" <firstname.lastname@example.org> said:
> So, seven years of hardening hosts against SYN attacks. Five years of
> trying to get people to turn off the forwarding of broadcast packets.
> Three years of botnets generating meg upon meg of crap-bandwidth.
> Where are the suuuuuper-geniuses?
You know, most bars have bouncers at the door that check IDs. Sure, they're
not perfect, but the bartender can usually be pretty sure the guy ordering a
beer is over 21. The average bar isn't run by a soooper-genius. But it's still
considered fashionable to let packets roam your network without an ID check at
soooper-genius solutions aren't going to help any when there's a lot of
address space that's managed by Homer Simpson....
Computer Systems Senior Engineer
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