[Dshield] XP and security

John Hardin johnh at aproposretail.com
Wed Nov 28 15:51:43 GMT 2001


On Tue, 27 Nov 2001, David Sentelle wrote:

> Would raw sockets be that much of a problem if ISPs just checked the
> packets to make sure that the address sending the traffic was the same
> that was declared inside the packets?

"Oh, but that places too much load on our routers. And if the clients want
special filtering rules, they can set up a contract for it."

{grumble}

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