Merit Network
Can't find what you're looking for? Search the Mail Archives.
  About Merit   Services   Network   Resources & Support   Network Research   News   Events   Home

Discussion Communities: Merit Network Email List Archives

North American Network Operators Group

Date Prev | Date Next | Date Index | Thread Index | Author Index | Historical

RE: Port blocking last resort in fight against virus

  • From: Jason Frisvold
  • Date: Wed Aug 13 09:54:41 2003

On Tue, 2003-08-12 at 15:01, Mike Jezierski - BOFH wrote:
> My experience seems to be that as the ISP we're blamed when the 
> subscribers gets a virus, because after all it's our network that 
> sent the customer the virus.

Catch 22 ...  Block the virus, get accused of being a censor.  Allow the
virus, get accused of being a carrier...

*sigh*

> -- Mike
-- 
---------------------------
Jason H. Frisvold
Backbone Engineering Supervisor
Penteledata Engineering
friz@corp.ptd.net
RedHat Engineer - RHCE # 807302349405893
Cisco Certified - CCNA # CSCO10151622
MySQL Core Certified - ID# 205982910
---------------------------
"Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles
the world."
      -- Albert Einstein [1879-1955]

Attachment: signature.asc
Description: This is a digitally signed message part




Discussion Communities


About Merit | Services | Network | Resources & Support | Network Research
News | Events | Contact | Site Map | Merit Network Home


Merit Network, Inc.