The internet is getting faster and faster. I now have Gigabit Fiber delivered to within a foot of my home router. The carrier then is kind enough to provide a smart jack that converts the fiber delivery to a Gigabit Copper handoff.
More bandwidth is better right? Well kinda… Unfortunately, I hadn’t planned on one thing I am now much more vulnerable to denial of service attacks. Why is this an issue? Whats an engineer to do? Read on.. Continue reading