DNS Changer items

Merike Kaeo kaeo at merike.com
Fri Jul 6 13:06:14 CDT 2012

The ISPs who have been proactive in mitigating and redirecting have been/are doing this.  (global reach here)

The court ordered DNS servers have been up since Nov 9th and lots of outreach done....the intent was a
graceful ramp down.  Sadly, the state of folks helping with overall malware cleanup is still lots of finger pointing.

FUD with press and over sensationalism not helping.

- merike

On Jul 6, 2012, at 10:52 AM, Cameron Byrne wrote:

> So insteading of turning the servers off, would it not have been helpful to
> have the servers return a "captive portal" type of reponse saying "hey,
> since you use this server, you are broken, go here to get fixed"
> Seems that would have been a more graceful ramp down.
> CB

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