[ntp:security] Huge hack 'ugly sign of future' for internet threats - NTP

Steve Kostecke kostecke at ntp.org
Thu Feb 13 04:42:58 UTC 2014


Danny Mayer said:

>This article on the BBC shows that NTP was the attack vector for
>attacking the Internet infrastructure:
>http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-26136774
>
>It doesn't mention mrulist but I think that can be assumed especially as
>the CERT just came out on it.

This issue is now being discussed openly on c.p.t.n/questions:

Newsgroups: comp.protocols.time.ntp                                             
Subject: London Metro newspaper misrepresent NTP amplification attack.          
Message-ID: <ldgp2k$p93$1 at dont-email.me>

or

http://lists.ntp.org/pipermail/questions/2014-February/037298.html

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