Re: A mailman opt-in plus confirmation mailing list is spam?
tmcgraw at spamcop.net
Wed Mar 15 11:52:13 EST 2006
> Tim McGraw wrote:
>> Eric wrote:
>>> Do you have information that the distributed attacks causing DNS for
>>> SpamCop to be unavailable were actually caused by hardware failure?
>>> That's news to me. Please substantiate.
>> It was well-known here. I'm sure you could Google the archives and
>> find those discussions.
> I do recall those discussions. It was not hardware failure, it
> was a concerted distributed attack which caused DNS servers for
> the SC domains to be unable to respond within the usual timeout
> period. It was one of the major reasons that SC adopted the
> Akamai web support.
Corrected... and agreed.
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