[LAC-TF] [LACNIC/Seguridad] CloudFlare Hit with 3 Gbps IPv6 Attack

Carlos M. Martinez carlosm3011 at gmail.com
Wed Jun 12 16:10:49 BRT 2013

Una pregunta mas que interesante sería saber que tan 'distribuido' es el
ataque. La sabiduria convencional diria que con el bajo despliegue de
IPv6 en el mundo no seria tan facil armar un ataque realmente distribuido.

Pero quizás esta sabiduria convencional esté desactualizada!



On 6/12/13 3:59 PM, Alejandro Acosta wrote:
> Hola,
>   Un hecho reciendo de seguridad e IPv6:
> Matthew Prince, co-founder and CEO of CloudFlare, told eSecurity
> Planet that while there had been a bit of noise around IPv6-based
> attacks over the years, about two months ago the noise started to get
> real.
> "In the last two months we've seen a number of attacks that have been
> IPv6 only," Prince said. "The techniques behind those attacks tend to
> be similar to what we see in the IPv6 world with denial of service and
> large SYN floods, as well as application layer attacks."
> Noticia completa en:
> http://www.esecurityplanet.com/network-security/ipv6-under-attack.html
> Saludos,
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