Anonymous planning a root-servers party
dhc2 at dcrocker.net
Thu Feb 16 02:37:42 UTC 2012
On 2/15/2012 2:40 PM, Grant Ridder wrote:
> I really don't think Anonymous is dumb enough to forget about anycast.
Given their track record, it does seem advisable to take the threat seriously,
whatever taking it seriously might mean...
> 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.
Some discussions about that I recall guessed that it was an experimental probe,
for learning how to do a better attack. (Remember that 9/11 was a revision of a
prior attack on the towers.)
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