wikileaks unreachable

Ingo Flaschberger if at xip.at
Sun Nov 28 18:43:57 CST 2010


> On Nov 28, 2010, at 4:46 PM, Andrew Kirch wrote:
>> On 11/28/2010 4:34 PM, Randy Bush wrote:
>>> anyone know why https://www.wikileaks.org/ is not reachable?  nations
>>> state level censors trying to close the barn door after the horse has
>>> left?
>
>> Good riddance.  The sooner someone gives Julian Assange 230gr of shut
>> the f*** up, the better.
>
> I find it distressing when Network Operators are willing to encourage DDoS'ing of a site.  Any site.  Especially on an operational list, where politics are specifically prohibited.
>
> You don't like Wikileaks, that's between you & Julian.  A DDoS affects the infrastructure of multiple networks, users, other websites, etc., etc.  Most people who read the last sentence thought to themselves that is beyond obvious.  It is a shame you do not understand it.
>
> Put another way, perhaps you should take your own 230gr.

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Kind regards,
 	Ingo Flaschberger
--
"I worry about my child and the Internet all the time, even though she's
too young to have logged on yet. Here's what I worry about. I worry that
10 or 15 years from now, she will come to me and say 'Daddy, where were
you when they took freedom of the press away from the Internet?'"
--Mike Godwin




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