[Tier1 ISP]: Vulnerable to a new DDoS amplification attack

Alexander Lyamin la at qrator.net
Thu Dec 22 10:52:12 UTC 2016


nice one, Edward.

On Thu, Dec 22, 2016 at 12:25 PM, Edward Dore <
edward.dore at freethought-internet.co.uk> wrote:

> Depending on which bit of PSINET Jean is talking about, that could be
> Cogent.
>
> Edward Dore
> Freethought Internet
>
> On 22 Dec 2016, at 06:51, Alexander Lyamin <la at qrator.net> wrote:
>
> I am just trying to grasp what is similarity between  networks on the list
> and why it doesn't include, say NTT or Cogent.
>
>
>
> On Wed, Dec 21, 2016 at 7:05 PM, Jean | ddostest.me via NANOG <
> nanog at nanog.org> wrote:
>
> Hello all, I'm a first time poster here and hope to follow all rules.
>
> I found a new way to amplify traffic that would generate really high
> volume of traffic.+10Tbps
>
> ** There is no need for spoofing ** so any device in the world could
> initiate a really big attack or be part of an attack.
>
> We talk about an amplification factor x100+. This mean that a single
> computer with 1 Gbps outgoing bandwidth would generate a 100 Gbps DDoS.
> Imagine what a botnet could do?
>
> The list of affected business is huge and I would like to privately
> disclose the details to the Tier1 ISP as they are highly vulnerable.
>
> XO Comm
> PSINET
> Level 3
> Qwest
> Windstream Comm
> Eearthlink
> MCI Comm/Verizon Buss
> Comcast Cable Comm
> AT&T
> Sprint
>
> I know it's Christmas time and there is no rush in disclosing this but, it
> could be a nice opportunity to meditate and shed some lights on this new
> DDoS threat. We could start the real work in January.
>
>
> If you are curious and you operate/manage one of the network mentioned
> above, please write to me at tornaddos at ddostest.me from your job email to
> confirm the identity. I will then forward you the DDoS details.
>
> Best regards
>
> Jean St-Laurent
> ddostest.me
> 365 boul. Sir-Wilfrid-Laurier #202
> Beloeil, QC J3G 4T2
>
>
>
>
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>
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>
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>
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