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Re: speaking of DoS, openssh and dropbear (CVE-2006-1206)
From: Eitan Adler <lists () eitanadler com>
Date: Sun, 1 Jan 2012 23:41:09 -0500

On Sun, Jan 1, 2012 at 10:54 PM, Kurt Seifried <kseifrie () redhat com> wrote:
Long term I'd like to see more work on hash cash type solutions, being able to
arbitrarily set or have a reactive system that requires increased work on the client
end to prove they are a legitimate client would help with this whole DoS/DDoS class > of problem to some degree.

But what if the attacker has a 10,000 node bot net? Wouldn't they just
abuse the victimized computers even further?

Eitan Adler

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