Re[2]: SYN floods (was: does history repeat itself?)

Pat Calhoun writes:

       This is actually quite simple to implement on Dial Access Routers,
    and obviously this is the best place to add the filtering.

Sure, that's a place to start. Except for a few problems:

1) The people doing this are not necessarily using a dialup IP
2) Many of us don't have dial access routers that can handle this.