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From "Joshua Slive" <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] How to prevent from simple DoS?
Date Thu, 22 Nov 2007 14:19:44 GMT
On Nov 22, 2007 4:35 AM, Sam Testuser <> wrote:

> Back to the difficult part: How to know that you are attacked? If you
>  are flooded with requests, then it's a matter of monitoring your logfiles
> and alarming accordingly. But if you are facing the attack pattern,
> that stood at the beginning of this thread, then the regular logfiles
> will leave you in the dark.

Apache httpd does log when a connection hits a TimeOut. (Or if it
doesn't, that is certainly a bug that should be reported.) So I don't
really understand the premise here.


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