How to get help from your ISP for security problems

Roland Dobbins rdobbins at
Thu Aug 30 18:46:29 UTC 2007

On Aug 30, 2007, at 11:27 AM, Sean Donelan wrote:

> I was amazed when I met a lot of security researchers which didn't  
> seem to know about all the different
> things ISPs are doing to help customers avoid having their  
> computers compromised by intrusions and repairing their computers  
> afterwards

I've found that, with some notable exceptions, many academics who've  
evinced an interest in the networking security space seem to be quite  
incapable of making use of the various excellent search engines  
available to a) determine the current state of the art and b) check  
for prior art when proposing 'solutions' to various problems.

Roland Dobbins <rdobbins at> // 408.527.6376 voice

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