TWC (AS11351) blocking all NTP?

Larry Sheldon LarrySheldon at
Mon Feb 3 03:38:36 UTC 2014

On 2/2/2014 9:17 PM, ryangard at wrote:
> I'd hate to think that NetOps would be so heavy handed in blocking
> all of UDP, as this would essentially halt quite a bit of audio/video
> traffic. That being said, there's still quite the need for protocol
> improvement when making use of UDP, but blocking UDP as a whole is
> definitely not a resolution, and simply creating a wall that not only
> keeps the abusive traffic out, but keeps legitimate traffic from
> flowing freely as it should.

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                                         of System Administrators:
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                                         learn from their mistakes.
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