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Re: Anyone from BT...
Peter Corlett wrote: > On Mon, Jan 22, 2007 at 04:09:48AM +0000, Fergie wrote: >> ...on the list who might be able to comment on how they/you/BT is >> detecting downstream clients that are bot-infected, and how exactly you >> are dealing with them? > > Which bit of BT? They've got their fingers in quite a lot of pies, and the > Clue level varies wildly. > > Although given you've asked that question, I suspect that you're enquiring > about their retail Internet offerings, and my impression is that they don't > bother to check for or deal with infected hosts. > I believe fergdawg referred to bt the platform rather than to BT the provider. Although I have only one contact in the latter, that contact is clueful and attempts to check for infected hosts. As is so often the case, topology and customer-base add complexity to the dealing with part of problems.