Browse Prior Art Database

Prevention Of Network Overload By Autonomous Network Monitoring Disclosure Number: IPCOM000024436D
Original Publication Date: 2004-Apr-02
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-02

Publishing Venue



This article describes a method of autonomically managing network load to prevent a network being overloaded during a denial of service attack. The method is applicable in scenarios where malicious software has entered a corporate network and is installed on multiple machines generating spam messages.