Status Report - Mail Bombing of World.std.com by Sprint Client + FAQ
freedman at netaxs.com
Mon Jan 6 13:51:15 UTC 1997
> On Sun, 5 Jan 1997, Barry Shein wrote:
> > We are now well into day four and about to enter day five of this.
> > As of about 9PM EST the mail-bombing of world.std.com by the Sprint
> > client iq-internet.com continues full bore.
> % /sbin/route add -host 220.127.116.11 lo0
> Todd Graham Lewis Linux! Core Engineering
> Mindspring Enterprises tlewis at mindspring.com (800) 719 4664, x2804
This will cause Barry to SYN-flood himself.
The only way to block it is with incoming filters.
If you block the outbound path back, you'll get SYNs, return SYN-acks,
but never get those ACKed...
Avi <Who did this to himself once>
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