On 8/11/07, Lee Sharp <leesharp at hal dash pc dot org> wrote:
> I use m0n0wall in a lot of hotels. This means that insecure computers
> are on the network. This latest virus spawns several hunderd states,
> fills the outbound pipe, and makes the connection slow to the point of
> unusable. If two infected machines get on, it can lock m0n0wall
> totally. Any thought on a quick bandage?
Any idea yet "what" virus we are talking about here?
I hope you can solve it by simply blocking a particular port/range.
In worst case, a quick bandage while searching for a real solution is
temporary block all traffic from the virus machine(s).
At least your machines stay online then.
Please keep us informed (actually, I know you will) ;-)