Pakistan government orders ISP service level agreement
dgold at FDFNet.Net
Mon May 5 20:08:46 UTC 2003
Well, we can rest easy with the Paki Telecomunications Ministry on the
case. They'll have this whole DDOS thing wrapped up in no time.
On Mon, 5 May 2003, Sean Donelan wrote:
> Pakistan has been suffering a 40 day DOS attack, disrupting most of the
> International Internet service in the country.
> The Pakistan Government, Minister for IT & Telecom, has "directed" the
> Pakistan Telecommunications Corporation to sign service level agreements
> to ensure 99% Internet availability.
> Over 200 official(government?) websites have been inaccessible for over
> three weeks.
> "Within a period of five days, the body has been assigned to formulate
> a concrete strategy to stem the incidence of DoS attacks.. The
> committee will work on urgent basis and suggest short-term measures
> within two day."
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