[unisog] Odd apparant port scan ...

Peter Van Epp vanepp at sfu.ca
Thu Apr 4 18:09:14 GMT 2002


> 
> Peter - Might this be an example of what Steve Gibson (and I'll agree in 
> 	advance that one does have to liberally take quite a bit of salt
> 	and anti-hype medicine to wash Steve Gibson down with sometimes)
> 	calls the "Next Generation DoS", also "Distributed Reflection
> 	Denial of Service" (DRDoS) attack:
> 

	Good call. With this suggestion in hand I sent a heads up to 
abuse at machine suggesting he may be being DDOSed. As well as thanking me for 
being the only person to not accuse him of scanning me :-) he confirmed that
this is indeed a DDOS attack against his server.

Peter Van Epp / Operations and Technical Support 
Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, B.C. Canada



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