[EXTERNAL] Re: FCC chairwoman: Fines alone aren't enough (Robocalls)
Compton, Rich A
Rich.Compton at charter.com
Tue Oct 4 19:22:07 UTC 2022
DDoS traffic coming from legit/botted sources that is not spoofed is not DDoS amplification. DDoS amplification requires spoofing. If everyone did BCP38/84, there would be no DDoS amplification attacks.
On 10/4/22, 1:14 PM, "NANOG on behalf of Robert Blayzor via NANOG" <nanog-bounces+rich.compton=charter.com at nanog.org on behalf of nanog at nanog.org> wrote:
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On 10/4/22 09:19, Mike Hammett wrote:
> Sorta like in the IP world, if everyone did BCP38/84, amplification
> attacks wouldn't exist. Not everyone does, so...
Wouldn't exist? Maybe only in part, BCP38/84 does nothing for a majority
of DDoS amp attacks. Most traffic is coming from legit/botted sources.
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