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From Marc Slemko <ma...@worldgate.com>
Subject Re: DOS attack with '/' is only O(n*n)
Date Tue, 06 Jan 1998 17:39:56 GMT
n*n which is n^2 (aka n**2).

For an 8k request of '/', that is 67108864 passes.

On Tue, 6 Jan 1998, Dirk-Willem van Gulik wrote:

> 
> Hmm, unless i am mistaken, de DOS attack with the number
> of '/' seems only something like n*n or less to me; i.e
> some wasted heat from your processor but no disk entertainment.
> And n*n does not seem that bad to me.
> 
> DW.
> 
> 


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