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Re: tech support being flooded due to IE 0day
- From: bmanning
- Date: Fri Sep 22 00:41:35 2006
> > Does it impact the network operation?
> > Eg, does it adversely affect the network? (say, like Beagle did.)
> I was thinking sql-slammer, massive flood causing signifcant
> amount of network infrastructure to go down. (people on low speed links
> with large blocks of address space were DoS'ed off the network).
> I don't think of drive-by browser/desktop infection as a networking
> issue, more of an end-host issue.
> - Jared
so, how many netops folks use or are forced to use IE
in the mgmt of their particular sector of an IP network?
netops being deaf/blind; "... the MRTG/Cricket graphs are
not visable... does that mean nothing is happening?..."
might be considered operationaly significant. Or not..