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Posted Jun 26, 2009 2:17 UTC (Fri) by njs (guest, #40338)
In reply to: Teergubbing by xoddam
Parent article: Apache attacked by a "slow loris"

I believe they meant "teergrubing" (= deploying a slow-loris-like attack for Good, i.e. against spammers connected to your mailhost).

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Posted Jun 26, 2009 2:32 UTC (Fri) by ofeeley (subscriber, #36105) [Link]


Teergrube = tarpit

Posted Jun 26, 2009 3:26 UTC (Fri) by xoddam (subscriber, #2322) [Link]

Thanks. When spelled correctly it's German for "tarpit", which I should have guessed anyway.

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