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From Damian Myerscough <damian.myersco...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] How can I secure my apache server from DoS attack ?
Date Fri, 26 Jun 2009 19:07:13 GMT
Ok,

I should of worded it this way

"Mod_evasive provides evasive action in the event of an HTTP DoS or
DDoS attack.
However, mod_evasive is ineffective against slowloris".

2009/6/26 William A. Rowe, Jr. <wrowe@rowe-clan.net>:
> Damian Myerscough wrote:
>>
>> mod_evasive works against DOS attacks but is ineffective against the slowloris
>> attack
>
> Uhm, distinctions without a difference?  How is slowloris not claiming
> to be a DOS attack?  And there are a host of DOS vectors evasive doesn't
> claim to address.
>
> Very odd statement, above.
>
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Damian Myerscough

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