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Re: RBL-type BGP service for known rogue networks?

  • From: jlewis
  • Date: Thu Jul 06 19:03:44 2000

On Thu, 6 Jul 2000, Dan Hollis wrote:

> 1) Someone sets up server X on company Y network and starts rooting sites.
> 2) company Y, once notified, refuses to shut down server X, even when its
>    been CONFIRMED server X is indeed rooting sites.
> 3) company Y has a HISTORY of such attacks and refuses to take any action.
> obviously fits all 3 criteria and thus would be blackholed. it
> might not get them to change their behaviour, but at least people who
> subscribe to the blackhole list wouldnt be rooted by customers

Except that any good script kid has root on numerous boxes.  Just blocking
a well known site full of rooted boxes probably won't do much good since
they crack and scan from random boxes all over the world as they root

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