Securing Linux from DoS attacks
DoS attacks are type of attacks that target to take you off the net. They maybe simple ping floods to large distributed attacks originating from hosts worldwide. Linux has a great firewall that allows you to secure in some way from DoS attacks.
The steps covered in this article are:
- Defending against ICMP Ping Floods
- Defending against Ping-of-Death
- Defending against SYN Floods
- Defending Against Port Scans
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