Anonymous planning a root-servers party

Grant Ridder shortdudey123 at
Wed Feb 15 22:40:47 UTC 2012

I really don't think  Anonymous is dumb enough to forget about anycast.  If
i remember right, another group tried to take down the root servers within
the past 5 or 6 years and only took out around 20 or 25.


On Wed, Feb 15, 2012 at 4:36 PM, George Bakos <gbakos at> wrote:

> As I hadn't seen it discussed here, I'll have to assume that many
> NANOGers haven't seen the latest rant from Anonymous:
> "To protest SOPA, Wallstreet, our irresponsible leaders and the
> beloved bankers who are starving the world for their own selfish
> needs out of sheer sadistic fun, On March 31, the Internet will go
> Black.
> In order to shut the Internet down, one thing is to be done. Down the
> 13 root DNS servers of the Internet. Those servers are as follow:"
> 13 servers. Sshhhhh! Don't anybody mention anycast - it's a secret.

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