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Date: Fri, 13 Dec 2013 05:20:23 -0700
From: silence_is_best@...hmail.com
To: full-disclosure@...ts.grok.org.uk
Subject: Re: <b>Where are you guys standing re: the (full)
	disclosure question?</b>

Report it to MS...if they act like douchebags or ignore you, post it
here

On 12/13/2013 at 4:08 AM, "Pedro Luis Karrasquillo"  wrote:   Humans,
Dwarves, Elves, Fairies and all free folk on this list:

Meli Kalikimaka.

I think I found a relatively small bug with Windows Server running DNS
with recursion turned off, that still allows the server to be used for
DDOS amplification attacks. There are a sizable number of these on the
net, and I do not think operators realize that the server is not
totally silent with recursion turned off. 
I want to put my findings here on the list, as well as on my blog but
I am unsure if :

1. should I tell MS first?
2. being this is possibly my first bug as a researcher, will this get
me into trouble (legal or otherwise)?
3. will this make me a rock star?

I have details on the bug, as well as remediation steps. I would not
say I "discovered" it per se, as I found it while studying an attack
on a network I protect, but I do not see it documented anywhere
either.

What say you, Wise List Readers?
           
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