[Dshield] Being a good Internet citizen - best practices?
dshield at yaps4u.net
Sat Feb 4 20:29:21 GMT 2006
Nice concise post. Some great info.
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> Subject: Re: [Dshield] Being a good Internet citizen - best practices?
> Anthony Rodgers wrote:
> > I am in the IT department of a largish organization (~400 desktops)
> > with our own IP netblocks (5 /24s), and I was wanting to
> gather ideas
> > from the list for what we could be doing to be a good Internet
> > citizen, along the lines of monitoring abuse@ mail
> addresses, keeping
> > our WHOIS up to date, etc.
> MOREnet has a good summary of links at
> http://www.more.net/security/best/other.html. The page has
> clickable links, I'll not try to post as HTML here since the
> list is (I think) plaintext only and would make this look
> like crap :-). But a representative example of what is
> available (from any RFC repository):
> * RFC 1173 - Responsibilities of Host and Net Managers: A
> summary of
> "oral traditions" that apply to systems management.
> * RFC 1281 - Guidelines for the Secure Operation of the Internet.
> * RFC 1746 - Ways to Define User Expectations.
> * RFC 1818 - Best Current Practices: A general
> introduction to best
> practices from Internic.
> * RFC 2119 - Key words for use in RFCs to indicate
> requirement levels.
> * RFC 2142 - Mailbox names for common services, roles and
> This document is highly recommended reading for anyone who is
> responsible for a server or network.
> * RFC 2350 - Expectations for Computer Security Incident Response:
> Excellent guideline for creating a computer incident response
> * RFC 2505 - Anti-Spam Recommendations for SMTP MTAs.
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