[ntp:questions] Problem with date since a few hours

Jon Kåre Hellan dev at null.com
Tue Dec 5 08:02:01 UTC 2006


"David J Taylor" <david-taylor at blueyonder.co.not-this-bit.nor-this-part.uk> writes:

> Jon Kåre Hellan wrote:
> > david at djwhome.demon.co.uk (David Woolley) writes:
> >
> >> In article <F5kch.10582$k74.4900 at text.news.blueyonder.co.uk>,
> >> David J Taylor
> >> <david-taylor at blueyonder.co.not-this-bit.nor-this-part.uk> wrote:
> >> Almost certainly what happened is that the random selection of
> >> servers
> >> selected one that particularly disliked unauthorised accesses on
> >> port 37
> >> and deliberately served an incorrect time to such clients to try and
> >> dissuade them.  Subsequently it selected a server that wasn't so
> >> aggressive
> >> in defending itself against port 37 attacks.
> >
> > What makes you choose to call it an attack?
> >
> > Regards
> >
> > Jon
> 
> Jon, please be a little more careful with your quoting.  David Wolley 
> wrote the remarks to which you responded, but you left my name (David J 
> Taylor) in your quoted text as well.
> 
> Thanks,
> David 

My apologies

Jon




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