Intrustion attempts from Amazon EC2 IPs

Paul Kelly :: Blacknight paul at blacknight.com
Sun Jun 22 04:52:04 CDT 2008


Hi there,

Have any of you recently noticed a lot of ssh scanning coming from amazons EC "cloud" IP blocks?

Today alone I've seen approx 4m attempts from EC2 IPs on just 20 nodes on our network.

Has anyone any experience with Amazons abuse people?

Thanks,

Paul

Paul Kelly
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