[ntp:questions] another question

Folkert van Heusden folkert at vanheusden.com
Thu Nov 4 12:26:36 UTC 2004


>>  What are the odds that a server running ntpd which is connected to,
>> say, 4 upstream-servers becoming a falseticker?
> 	That machine is itself only protected against one falseticker.
> So, if there were two falsetickers upstream from it, then it might
> latch onto one of those and become a falseticker itself.

Yes, but what I mean is: what are the odds that a pc becomes a falseticker
*itself*.

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