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Re: Automatic shutdown of infected network connections
From: Omachonu Ogali <nanog () missnglnk com>
Date: Fri, 29 Aug 2003 23:44:33 -0400


On Fri, Aug 29, 2003 at 09:44:11PM -0400, Sean Donelan wrote:
How many ISPs disconnect infected computers from the network?  Do you
leave them connected because they are paying customers, and how else
could they download the patch from microsoft?

Let's see...

* I don't know how many, at minimum, those who receive
  court subpoenas telling them to.

* Do you leave a user connected if they are in violation
  of your AUP and is wreaking havoc on your network and
  other networks?

* Perhaps you could send a disk out? Or set them up in a
  sandbox-type LAN where they can only visit your internal
  disinfection site?


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