[Dshield] Internet traffic

Keith Bergen keith at keithbergen.com
Mon Aug 25 17:29:10 GMT 2003

Our company got hit bad by the worms. We have 1,200 
distributed systems that were all infecting one another. On 
Friday, we assembled teams of people to go around and patch 
systems, scan them, remove the virii, and apply the latest 

While that effort is still ongoing, we are noticing that the 
general internet speed is greatly hampered. I am not sure if 
it is our internal network, or the outside world.

Anyhow, I'm just glad that I'm not in IT, when the questions 
come out "Why weren't our systems patched between 07/16 and 


---- Original message ----
>Date: Mon, 25 Aug 2003 09:19:02 -0500
>From: "Deb Hale" <haled at pionet.net>  
>Subject: [Dshield] Internet traffic  
>To: <list at dshield.org>
>Is anyone else experiencing a noticable slow down in 
internet performance?
>My connection is running much slower since Sunday afternoon 
about 4:30 CDT.
>Deborah F Hale
>Certified Business Continuity Professional/Computer Security 
>BCP Enterprise, Inc
>Telephone: (712) 252-0361
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