[ILUG-BOM] How can I secure my server from DoS attack ?
neel.hjs at gmail.com
Tue Jun 23 16:42:44 IST 2009
I have a web server which has CentOS Linux 2.6.18-028stab059.6-ent kernel
and Apache 1.3.37 running on it.
2 days back I got one script to test DoS attack on website. It is called
slowloris.pl from http://ha.ckers.org/slowloris/
I run that script against my server and it worked. It stopped my website for
some time. That time all other services like SSH were working fine.
Can anybody suggests any configuration changes at Apache and OS/Kernel level
to prevent from this type of attack ?
Currently I am using following settings:
Then Kernel settings are like :
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