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    SubjectRe: [announce] [patch] limiting IRQ load, irq-rewrite-2.4.11-B5
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    >  (a) is not a major security issue. If you allow untrusted users full
    > 100/1000Mbps access to your internal network, you have _other_
    > security issues, like packet sniffing etc that are much much MUCH
    > worse. So the packet flooding thing is very much a corner case, and
    > claiming that we have a big problem is silly.

    Not nowdays. 100Mbit pipes to the backbone are routine for web serving in
    the real world - at least the paying end (aka porn).

    Alan
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