> My one concern here is that certain sites may get 'black
> listed' and therefore denied sevice by the rest of us just because
> someone claims that that they were messing around with their network.
> Is there a way we can verify these claims? Perhaps someone should not
> get put on the list unless they attack/bother more than one site?
If you believe that "blacklisting" a site actually helps you sleep
better at night, you're mistaken. Given that the potential benifit is
questionable, why even bother with the issues involved in mistakenly
identifing a "good guy" as a "bad guy".
BTW, what has this to do with firewalls? I'm sure that mechanism and
desirability of filtering by IP source address has already been
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