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RE: layered security for the modern Internet

  • From: Christopher J. Wolff
  • Date: Sun Mar 07 14:58:55 2004

Eddy,

My favorite idiom is; "You're either part of the problem or part of the
solution."

What's your solution?

Regards,
Christopher J. Wolff, VP CIO
Broadband Laboratories, Inc.
http://www.bblabs.com

-----Original Message-----
From: owner-nanog@merit.edu [mailto:owner-nanog@merit.edu] On Behalf Of E.B.
Dreger
Sent: Sunday, March 07, 2004 12:32 PM
To: nanog@merit.edu
Subject: layered security for the modern Internet


Looking at last week's NANOG posts: SAV... 30% of spam from
h4x0r3d boxen... bagle...

It seems the original definition and ideology of layered security
are outdated.  Layered security now means:

* Do nothing at a given layer if the problem can be solved, or
  partially solved, at another layer;

* If a problem cannot be completely solved at a given layer, do
  nothing at that layer;

* Approach the problem by arguing on NANOG over who has the most
  representative analogy.


Eddy
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