Wed, Sep 19 2007 5:58
Storm Worm Botnet Attacks Anti-Spam Firms
There's no need to warn the anti-spam researchers at the Spamhaus
Project about the Storm worm authors' ability to launch massive
denial-of-service attacks. They've been fending them off for several
months. And they've lived -- or at least stayed online -- to tell the
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"It's been a pretty constant battle to stay online," Vincent Hanna, an investigator for the non-profit Spamhaus Project, told InformationWeek.
"It's an arms race. They try something. We block it. They try something
else. We block it. It goes on and on. Sometimes it's fine and sometimes
we spend hours a day on this."
Full Story at informationweek.com