[Dshield] Canadian ISP disconnects users infected with viruses and worms

warpmedia warpmedia at comcast.net
Mon Oct 20 18:54:09 GMT 2003

I agree and give them a plus for walking consumers through the problem, 
guess they figure it's cheaper to help than not.

Much better solution than shutting down everyone else's ports to mask the 

At 12:10 10/19/2003, Jon R. Kibler wrote:
>Sympatico clamps down on viruses, worms: Subscribers 'quarantined' until 
>computers cleaned
>This is a policy that I wish EVERY ISP would adopt -- especially schools 
>and universities! This would sure help limit the spread of these 
>contaminants and help reduce the bogus traffic the Internet is now flooded 

Joshua MacCraw
warpmedia at comcast.net

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