Atrivo/Intercage: Now Only 1 Upstream
scg at gibbard.org
Wed Sep 17 18:39:09 CDT 2008
On Wed, 17 Sep 2008, David Ulevitch wrote:
> Reputation based on src_addr is /so/ 2005. ASN has a few more legs
> perhaps... but...
> All the growth in Internet-connected compute clouds (EC2, AppNexus, GoGrid,
> etc.) makes any system based around IP reputation decidedly less useful.
> At the end of the day, nobody is going to drop packets for amazon's IP space.
While I can't speak for the others on your list, we have been putting a
fair amount of thought into abuse detection and mitigation at GoGrid. We
are well aware of the problems we would have if our address space were to
end up with a bad reputation. If stuff does get through that shouldn't,
please contact abuse at gogrid.com and we'll take care of it.
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