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Re: zotob - blocking tcp/445

  • From: Petri Helenius
  • Date: Tue Aug 16 08:09:36 2005

Joe Maimon wrote:



This is network self preservation. Otherwise the garbage will eventually suffocate us all.
It's like cancer initially was treated with drugs and equipment which did serious damage to the whole body, killing many in the process and today the methods are much more targeted to the actual bad tissue while minimizing collateral damage.

Port blocking is like cancer treatment from the 1980's.

Pete





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