posted on Nov, 27 2004 @ 11:05 PM
Terror is something we all hate - even those ******* who say they like it will truly hate it if it happens to them or their family... Sure the way we
go about combating terror can be argued, but until you have to combat it yourself you have no idea how to do it; you only have ideas on how you would
When push comes to shove only time will tell how to handle it right. Only through reflection and in retrospection can we see the deeds that we've
done were in error.
What if there was a CyberTerror war against ATS? I don't think ATS would win. I think many mods would like to respond to this thread...Do you think
ATS is strong enough to withstand a CyberTerror attack...from the minimal denial of service attacks, to the annoying car-bombs of empty posts and
massive postings without any content, just garbage aimed at filling up the today post and pushing all the real content to the bottom of the
Sure mods could work over time but they'd be so busy deleting garbage they'll have no time and less interest to moderate content.
I doubt security measures are good enough to be able to tell where the posters are coming from as in one forum a poster said 'anonymous proxy servers
are our friends'. Oh yea it was in the is the goverment watching ATS threads.
Now if we all assume it's a possibility that ATS could be attacked by CyberTerrorists who would one just cause a nuisence or two disturb the traffic
of the board then the question for this thread is this...How would ATS handle such a CyberAttack...would it
A - Shut Down the Board and in essence Nuclear Bomb itself
B - Close the border and not allow any immigrants in (newbs)
C - Actively Delete threats as they are found as to not disturb the normal operations and culture of the board or
D - I don't know