[unisog] Code Red growing fast.

Peter Burkholder pb at apl.washington.edu
Wed Aug 1 18:46:53 GMT 2001


Before everyone chimes in with what they're experiencing, I suggest
you check out

	http://www.incidents.org

The bar chart shows geometric growth since 0000 UTC, with 42000 hosts
infected in the last hour, and 79000 infected hosts total.  That's as of 
13:00 EDT.
  
--Peter

On Wed, 1 Aug 2001, Pete Hickey wrote:

> 
> OK, I'm dyslexic and will screw up if I convert times to UTC.
> However, here are the number of incoming attempts I've seen
> (My times are EDT)
> 
> 
>        8PM - 7AM  11 hours    20 attempts
>        7AM - 10AM  3 hours    24 attempts
>       10AM - 11AM  1 hour     34 attempts
> 
> These are attempts when it has connected to a web server, not
> simply attempts to an IP address (of which there are many more)
> 
> If it keeps increasing at this rate....
> 
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