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Re: Quarantine your infected users spreading malware
From: Gadi Evron <ge () linuxbox org>
Date: Thu, 23 Feb 2006 21:09:26 +0200
Michael Loftis wrote:
What doesn't help is the ISPs out there who are complete dolts and first
don't verify reports and second false alarm. They'll cut a user off on
a single complaint without any evidence or verification. Or worse they
have some automated system that false alarms without any way to verify
you're cleaned up. And if you can't get online you can't get cleaned up
anyway. Catch 22.
I don't really see how any ISP will terminate an account for just one
complaint, after all, it's losing money..
We have seen a few good examples of pretty big ISP's who said here how
quarantine works for them.
Got an example on how ISP's are kicking users out?