Increase in traffic to/from DSL subs since August?
mike at sentex.net
Thu Nov 20 21:43:57 UTC 2003
At 04:28 PM 20/11/2003, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
>At the IETF Plenary, Bernard Aboba showed a graph of spam, with a
>marked uptick since SoBig.F in August. My guess is worm-deposited spam
>relays, though Joel's guess of Nachi or Welchia can't be ruled out,
>either, without flow data.
I would say all of the above, plus the normal "back from summer holidays,
weather is getting worse, lets go on-line instead" phenomena, and "there is
now more to do online including cool higher bandwidth net content" all add
to higher usage. But I would certainly say worm traffic is a big one.
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