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Re: Fw: GLBX ICMP rate limiting (was RE: Tier-1 without their ownbackbone?)
- From: Christopher L. Morrow
- Date: Thu Aug 28 14:10:01 2003
On Thu, 28 Aug 2003 firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> > > anyone else been asked to rate limit by the U.S. Department of Homeland
> > > Security?
> > Just about everyone with a large enough US office was asked by DHS, in a
> > public statement...
> Isnt there a difference between "we have been asked" and "we have been
> ordered to"?
I suppose there is, but DHS's request (order/asking whatever) was NOT in
the form of a court order... its:
(ouch, how about: http://tinyurl.com/li0i )
Neither is really an 'order' so much as a 'suggestion'.. either way, its
kind of inappropriate to make this suggestion without knowing how each
operator can or could apply a fix... that is my opinion atleast.