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Re: Effects of traffic shaping ICMP (&c.)
On Wed, 2 Dec 1998, Mark R. Lindsey wrote: > Could traffic shaping, or similar QoS configurations, be used to solve > such issues in a more general way? For example, if my source of packet > flooding is ICMP, then I'd like to be able to dedicate as much as 1/10th > (e.g.) of the bandwidth of each link to ICMP. That's plenty of ICMP, but > it's not so much that an attack using ICMP would be effective. At the last NANOG, there was a presentation about Cisco's CAR and how @Home was using it to limit ICMP and detect unusual ICMP activity. Well, that was part of the talk, at least. http://www.nanog.org/mtg-9811/ppt/witt/index.htm : presentation slides http://www.nanog.org/mtg-9811/cartalk.ram : presentation in RealVideo Pete.