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BitHammer, the BitTorrent Banhammer

dannywoodz IP-Based Banning on a Dynamic Network? (429 comments)

Right, so someone comes in, gets an IP address via DHCP, turns on BitTorrent and gets banned 'as long as the program [BitHammer] is running'. Rinse, lather, repeat: now you have no traffic on your network, because all IP addresses in your subnet are on the banlist. Niiiiice.

about two weeks ago

Emigrating To a Freer Country?

dannywoodz Conservatives and ID Cards (1359 comments)

Interesting that two of your concerns about the UK are mandatory ID cards and a future Conservative government, given that the two are mutually exclusive.

more than 5 years ago

UK Gov't Lost Personal Data On 4M People In One Year

dannywoodz Re:Encryption (163 comments)

Simple: they've outsourced data management and retrieval. The encryption service costs extra, and goverment departments with squeezed budgets are cutting corners.

more than 6 years ago


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