AT&T. Layer 6-8 needed.
kody at vaserv.com
Mon Jul 27 01:31:18 CDT 2009
Seems that ATT has restored access to 4chan as confirmed on
and on an IRC I happened to be idleing in.
From: Andrew D Kirch [mailto:trelane at trelane.net]
Sent: Monday, July 27, 2009 2:25 AM
To: William Pitcock
Cc: nanog - n. am. network ops group list
Subject: Re: AT&T. Layer 6-8 needed.
William Pitcock wrote:
> On Sun, 2009-07-26 at 23:15 -0700, Shon Elliott wrote:
>> Okay, so how do YOU block the attacks from eating up your bandwidth
>> and filling
>> up your logs without blocking the entire IP?
> If I was AT&T, I would purchase DDoS filtering equipment and run it at
> edge where all of my traffic is peering anyway.
> This discussion is about AT&T, not you.
While I agree, I certainly believe that due to the nature of some of the
on 4chan, AT&T can make a strong "Good Samaritan" claim under 47USC230.
Andrew D Kirch
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