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Re: RLBM (un"protection" meathod)
From: Paul Ferguson <ferguson () cisco com>
Date: Fri, 23 Jan 1998 00:04:33 -0500

At 10:14 PM 1/22/98 -0600, Sam Birch wrote:


The "no ip directed-broadcast" directive, if applied to all router
interfaces, will prevent your site from being a bounce site in the smurf
attack.  Unfortunately, it will not prevent you from being the end victim.

So, the education initiative is that *you* and *I* need to explain to
the masses why this needs to be done, no? We even have tee shirts. :-)

- paul



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