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Re: Anyone from BT...
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 - -- Peter Corlett <abuse@xxxxxxxxxxxx> 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. > Well, thanks for the response :-) but I am looking for anyone who could shed some light on this statement: "BT has launched an automated system to identify professional spammers and 'botnet'-infected customers on the BT broadband network." ref: http://www.networkworld.com/news/2006/101306-bt-fires-back-at.html I am curious as to what they're actually doing. Cheers, - - ferg -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: PGP Desktop 9.5.2 (Build 4075) wj8DBQFFtPjSq1pz9mNUZTMRAnziAJ0dur37zDjC5ji7r+LKz8GwP7w8UgCg8dqH omyWrRvl4I1WffMdZegUEEY= =3jjq -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- -- "Fergie", a.k.a. Paul Ferguson Engineering Architecture for the Internet fergdawg(at)netzero.net ferg's tech blog: http://fergdawg.blogspot.com/