Thread: DNS Attacks

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    DNS Attacks

    This is crazy. Over the past 15 hours we have received 1,761,600 requests for the domains & All requests appear to originate from China, but the IP addresses are likely spoofed. This has all the earmarks of a DNS Amplification attack, but our server does not support Recursion and the source addresses eventually get blocked. I don't understand what the point of all this is.

    Is anyone else receiving this kind of abuse?

    J.A. Coutts
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    CloudFlare blogged about this a while back -

    Don't think you will be alone with kind of abuse.

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