CAIDA UCSD Network Telescope Restricted Datasets Request Form

CAIDA makes UCSD Network Telescope data freely available to academic researchers and US government agencies. Corporate entities (including corporate researchers) receive access through CAIDA's membership program. Information on membership levels, services, and rates can be requested by emailing

Please, complete and submit the form below to request access to UCSD Network Telescope data. It usually takes about two to three business days to process your request. Upon approval you will receive an email with instructions on how to download the data you requested. If you have any questions or problems using this form, please contact

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CAIDA strongly favors wide dissemination of its datasets to legitimate researchers, and CAIDA also takes seriously its obligation to responsibly disclose datasets which may present a risk if misused.

Please read the terms of the CAIDA Master Acceptable Use Agreement below:

When referencing this dataset, the use agreement requires inclusion of the following text:

The CAIDA Randomly and Uniformly Spoofed Denial-of-Service (RSDos) Attack Metadata - <dates used> ,
where <dates used> is the time span of the dataset you are using. You are required to report your publications using this dataset to CAIDA.

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