"Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results"
"Stupidity: Thinking this doesn't apply to your dumb hack scripts"
Not all IDS / IPS are created equal
These are the tombstones of dead botnet zombies.
Every hack attempt is one dead botnet zombie. Total to-date: 115940
By identifying an incoming query as a hack attempt, our content-based IPS makes our site immune to these mindless parasites. No need to constantly update ever-changing blacklists or whitelists and, as a bonus, each IP address has been reported to the ISP, resulting in a cancellation of the account, or a removal of the malware, or both. Either way, it's one less mindless parasite on the Internet.