[Dshield] Re: fighting back against CodeRed

Samuel Samuel at socal.rr.com
Wed Aug 8 23:27:15 GMT 2001


Isn't this the type of thing that the NIC records are intended to be for? If
so, then if the ISP is provided as the contact then they should be
contacted.


----- Original Message -----
From: "Bruce Lilly" <blilly at erols.com>
To: <dshield at dshield.org>
Sent: Wednesday, August 08, 2001 12:59 PM
Subject: [Dshield] Re: fighting back against CodeRed


> Here's my $0.02 worth:
>
> 1. A third party infiltrating the attacker is wrong, and two wrongs
>    don't make a right.
>
> 2. Trying to contact the attacker's administrator may fail even if the
>    system owner isn't a hacker: in the case of dialup or broadband
>    connections, the NIC records are likely to point to the ISP's
>    contact information.




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