ddos attacks

Scott Weeks surfer at mauigateway.com
Thu Dec 19 22:02:54 UTC 2013

--- cb.list6 at gmail.com wrote:
On Dec 19, 2013 4:25 PM, "Dobbins, Roland" <rdobbins at arbor.net> wrote:
On Dec 19, 2013, at 6:12 AM, cb.list6 <cb.list6 at gmail.com> wrote:

> > I am strongly considering having my upstreams to simply 
> > rate limit ipv4 UDP.
> QoS is a very poor mechanism for remediating DDoS attacks.  
> It ensures that programmatically-generated attack traffic 
> will 'squeeze out' legitimate traffic.

I agree. But ... i am pretty sure i am going to do it. Trade offs.

If you don't mind, after your first legit attack reply back to 
this thread with the details, so others can learn from it when
they're looking through the archives.


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