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Re: [Full-disclosure] DoS attacks

From: Kevin Fernandez <kevin_at_nospam>
Date: Fri Jan 23 2009 - 22:33:32 GMT
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Update :

There is a spike in DNS query volumes that is causing latency for the delay in web sites resolving. This is a result of a DDOS attack. We are taking measures to mitigate the attack and speed up queries


That might be a good guess..

andrew.wallace a écrit : > On Fri, Jan 23, 2009 at 8:45 PM, Kevin Fernandez <kevin@findhost.org> wrote:
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>> Some days ago ISC published an article about some reports of spoofed DNS
>> requests being sent to DNS servers to DDoS some targets:
>> http://isc.sans.org/diary.html?storyid=5713
>> it is what happened to isprime:
>> http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/nanog/users/111512
>> Today the networksolutions DNS servers are very slow, it can be linked
>> to those attacks:
>> http://blog.networksolutions.com/2009/potential-latency-on-network-solutions-dns/
> > > Get ready for a Gadi Evron [of the internet], cross post fwd. > > He'll be pissed you got in before him. -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
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