[Pool] DDoS Type Attack

Hal Murray hmurray at megapathdsl.net
Sun Feb 16 01:00:15 UTC 2014


> I experimented with sending KOD when I saw there were clients that were
> sending too many queries, and I found that at least one of those badly
> implemented client programs that sent way too many queries reacted to KOD by
> immediately re-trying the query. Instead of sending maybe 1 query every 10
> seconds, it went to sending queries as fast as they could be bounced back an
> forth across the link. 

It would be good if somebody could collect the IP Addresses of sites that do 
that and/or track down the software involved.


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