On Thursday 12 July 2007, Justin Mason wrote:
> Phil Barnett writes:
> > On Wednesday 11 July 2007, SARE Webmaster wrote:
> > > There has been discussion of taking down the public site, opening
> > > something new ( private access, invite only, acl by ip, etc), in hopes
> > > to avoid ddos and provide better services, more requent rule updates,
> > > and so on. =A0 =A0 We are trying our best to keep it alive, but there=

is
> > > only so much we can do with the limited time and resources we have.

> >
> > How about releasing the ruleset via torrent or something similar.
> > Anything that you could do to distribute the load and location would ma=

ke
> > a ddos attack less effective. While there might not be a lot of people =

on
> > this list who can use their server to take on the entire DDOS for you,
> > there are a LOT of servers here that could participate in a pool.

>
> If you're going to be looking into new methods to distribute rulesets,
> may I suggest sa-update?


Is it DDOS resistant already?

=2D-=20
Phil Barnett
AI4OF
SKCC #600