Sue your ISP for DoS attack (was Re: [linux-elitists] dealing with Swen)

Jay Sulzberger jays@panix.com
Thu Sep 25 17:39:22 PDT 2003



On Fri, 26 Sep 2003, Karsten M. Self wrote:

> on Thu, Sep 25, 2003 at 07:35:46PM -0400, Jay Sulzberger (jays@panix.com) wrote:
> > On Fri, 26 Sep 2003, Karsten M. Self wrote:
> > > on Thu, Sep 25, 2003 at 06:50:42PM -0400, Jay Sulzberger (jays@panix.com) wrote:
> > > > On Thu, 25 Sep 2003, Karsten M. Self wrote:
>
> Jay: don't CC me.  Trim appropriately.  Etc.

< ... />

> > > My current problem really *isn't* spam.  60 messages a day are
> > > tolerable.  Double that isn't significantly worse.  1000, 2000, or more
> > > messages daily, at hundreds of MiB, over dialup, is simply infeasible.
> > > A simple scan for content will eliminate this problem at the pass.
> > >
> > > That's what I'm looking for.
>
> > Which ISPs offer the service you want?
>
> Mine doesn't.
>
> I've noted, however, *ZERO* Swen from AOL or MSN, the other two largest
> ISPs in the US, indicating they must be doing something right.
> bellsouth and comcast have featured prominantly.
>
> Peace.

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oo--JS.



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