Brighthouse issues

Jeff Kell jeff-kell at
Wed Jul 31 03:02:21 UTC 2013

On 7/30/2013 10:55 PM, Jay Ashworth wrote:
> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Jared Geiger" <jared at>
>> We are seeing that all our customers in the Brighthouse Orlando, FL market
>> that would make outbound connections on TCP port 3306 suddenly can't
>> connect to us now. This happened suddenly mid day today.

>> Speculation: are these residential class cablemodem customers?  Carriers 
>> are prone to block uncommon ports on such modems at random.

Yeah, 3306 is MySQL.  Overly-paranoid firewall somewhere?  DDoS
mitigation collateral damage?


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