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From Andreas Krennmair ...@synflood.at>
Subject Re: Mitigating the Slowloris DoS attack
Date Mon, 22 Jun 2009 06:36:57 GMT
* Guenter Knauf <fuankg@apache.org> [2009-06-22 04:30]:
>wouldnt limiting the number of simultanous connections from one IP
>already help? F.e. something like:
>http://gpl.net.ua/modipcount/downloads.html

Not only would this be futile against the Slowloris attack (imagine n 
connections from n hosts instead of n connections from 1 host), it would also 
potentially lock out groups of people behind the same NAT gateway.

Regards,
Andreas

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