Unplanned outage: DDoS attack affected Medford Hub customers, 11/7/2011, 1341-1343
David Crowe, Jr.
crowed at nero.net
Mon Nov 7 15:12:33 PST 2011
NERO experienced an aggressive DDoS attack that affected the NERO
backbone link from the Eugene Hub to Medford and Klamath Falls Hubs.
This attack would have affected all customers connected in Medford as
well as some traffic to Klamath Falls that would normally traverse that
The attack was short but aggressive. We are evaluating the sources
involved in the attack and will decide later how to proceed with
mitigation in case of future attacks.
If you have any questions and/or concerns, please contact the NERO NOC at:
email: noc at nero.net
David Crowe, Jr. Email: crowed at nero.net
Director, NERO Network Phone: 541.346.1698
UO Computing Center FAX: 541.346.4397
Eugene, OR 97401 GPG Key ID: 9DEDD126
Fingerprint: 4860 7B9E D68F E95F 49CC D074 CE8F 9483 9DED D126
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