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From Tim Funk <funk...@joedog.org>
Subject Re: Security - Attack
Date Thu, 13 Jun 2002 13:04:17 GMT
Warning: this may start flame war - but its my opinion.

What is the purpose of detecting and trying to prevent these attacks? If 
someone code reds (or similar) you - they get a 404 error. Why waste the 
extra processing power and  extra config maintenance on something that 
does "no harm". When the next type of attack comes out - should the 
config be changed to address that? Its a waste of time.

-Tim

Jim Urban wrote:
>>create a bunch of mod_rewrite filters (in httpd.conf - for Apache) that
> 
> redirects
> 
>>all those requests to www.microsoft.com
> 
> Can you provide an example?
> 
> Jim
> 


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