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Re: Layers in the WSA (was RE: [Fwd: UN/CEFACT TMG Releases e-Bus ines s Architecture Technical Specification for Public Review])

From: Pae Choi <paechoi@earthlink.net>
Date: Fri, 14 Feb 2003 05:12:19 -0500
Message-ID: <003101c2d411$e221e580$0b01a8c0@dev1>
To: "Duane Nickull" <duane@xmlglobal.com>, "Assaf Arkin" <arkin@intalio.com>
Cc: "Burdett, David" <david.burdett@commerceone.com>, <www-ws-arch@w3.org>

>This was an 
> architectural decision based on the rising popularity of DOS attacks 
> (denial of service).  It is foreseeable that someone could pump in 
> 1000's of bogus messages if they wanted to tie up a specific BSI 
> (Business Service Interface).  The TA team was constrained by making 
> sure we thought of hacker attacks, no single point of failure etc..

DOS may be foreseeable so that it is manageable, but the same will
not be true for DDOS.

Any comments?

Received on Friday, 14 February 2003 05:14:36 UTC

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