[dns-operations] Problem with some root name servers? (L and G)

Marc Sachs - SANS ISC marc at sans.org
Wed Feb 7 16:45:39 UTC 2007

Were any of the root operators able to capture packets during the attacks?
We'd like to compare some pcaps against malformed DNS queries we saw last
year to see if there is any similarity.



Marc Sachs

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[mailto:dns-operations-bounces at mail.oarc.isc.org] On Behalf Of Rob Thomas
Sent: Tuesday, February 06, 2007 1:00 PM
To: Stephane Bortzmeyer
Cc: dns-operations at mail.oarc.isc.org
Subject: Re: [dns-operations] Problem with some root name servers? (L and G)

Hi, team.

> L and G-root seem quite slow to reply. All ICANN services (whois, www) 
> are down, due to network overload:

Yep, we're seeing it as well, as noted on our public monitoring page:


Our more granular graphs see G root suffering the most presently.

Rob Thomas
Team Cymru
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