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From Dirk-Willem van Gulik <Dirk.vanGu...@jrc.it>
Subject Re: DOS attack with '/' is only O(n*n)
Date Wed, 07 Jan 1998 10:47:46 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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