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Re: Reporting Little Blue Men
> > At 9:45 AM -0500 1/20/98, Eric Wieling wrote: > > You should be able to figure out what interfaces they are comming in on. > That's the first step. > > >Is there any point in trying to report these attacks? Who would we > >report them to? We don't know what the source is, after all the > >address is spoofed. It seems kind of pointless to notify the victim > >-- they already know they have been smurfed. > > You report them to the FBI. See "Firewalls and Internet Security" by > Cheswick and Bellovin, and "Unix System Security" by Curry. Why not spend the time securing the system instead? [ snip ] > I suppose that some on this list are ill-disposed to accept they are > breaking any laws. I doubt anyone wants to argue this on this list. So I > won't. Thanks. There are already plenty of places to troll, but please, not here.