Justin du Coeur (jducoeur) wrote,
Justin du Coeur

It really drives home how much the Net is still the Wild West...

Memphis (our initial public server -- Aaron and I agreed that Cities of the Ancient World is going to be our naming theme) has only been up since Friday. Nothing points to it save some new DNS records, and it's not running much yet. And it still got attacked several dozen times this weekend, particularly from China.

Intellectually, this isn't all that surprising to me: *everything* on the Net is constantly being attacked. But man -- there's nothing like watching the ban logs to emphasize how important security is...
Tags: commyou, technology

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