TITLE

Denial-of-service threat gets IETF's attention

AUTHOR(S)
Marsan, Carolyn Duffy
PUB. DATE
July 2000
SOURCE
Network World;07/24/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 30, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the Internet Engineering Task Force has created a working group to develop ICMP Traceback Messages, a technology designed to trace the sources of denial-of-service attacks against Web sites. Background on the problems posed by the denial-of-service attacks to the Internet industry; Features of the proposed tracking technology.
ACCESSION #
3655078

 

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