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Off-Campus Internet Connection
Issue start: 
Nov 20 2013 - 21:29
Estimated resolution time: 
Nov 20 2013 - 22:15
Who is affected: 
All campus community on and off campus
Affected in what way: 
Network connections off campus are slow to respond with high levels of loss (signs of saturation from excessive use). Technicians are looking into the root cause.
What happened: 
***Final Update @ 22:25*** DoS attack against campus Resident caused significant delays in accessing the Internet from on campus. It also caused network delays in accessing HSU services from off campus. The attack was mitigated by HSU's upstream ISP, CENIC around 22:15. ***UPDATE 21:53 - Cause Identified as a Denial of Service Attack (Dos). We are working to isolate and filter the traffic. *** Unknown at this time, will post more information as it becomes available.