[Pool] New participant, big question

Michael Rathbun time at rabendary.net
Sun Feb 9 20:33:32 UTC 2014


On Sun, 9 Feb 2014 10:07:13 -0500 (EST), Mouse <mouse at Rodents-Montreal.ORG>
wrote:

>By my understanding, you should be OK.  Current amplification attacks
>as I understand them depend on monlist queries, which amplify by a
>factor of from 3 or 4 to somewhere up in the 450 range, depending on
>how busy the machine in question is.  But I haven't made any particular
>study of such things, so I could be rather off base.

A monlist query will return about 53,000 characters.

mdr
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