|FROM ||Ruben Safir
|SUBJECT ||Re: [NYLXS - HANGOUT] Break In attempts on ssh
|On Fri, Apr 20, 2007 at 11:34:11AM -0700, Elfen Magix wrote:
> I too have had the same problem on my Xserves I have colocated at Telx (60 Hudson). At first it was just a nuance as it occassionally happens on one machine or another. Then one day some stupid group who call themseves "the chans" and "/b/" decided to target one of my chat rooms. They tried everything to flood, root, shutdown or take over the servers.
> These were just punk kids, and as such, I dealt with it in my way- contact their ISPs, sending them copies of the logs and demanding actions against their users or else end up paying for new servers. Somehow it seems to work for most of them, since the attacks have droppped significantly.
But comcast is completely unresponssive to ANYTHING.
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"> I'm an engineer. I choose the best tool for the job, politics be damned.<
You must be a stupid engineer then, because politcs and technology have been attacted at the hip since the 1st dynasty in Ancient Egypt. I guess you missed that one."