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how to drop existing connection ?

Last Modified: 2012-05-09

I have ddos attack on my server from some little IPs but those Ips make too many connection on my apache
once I have block the Ip by Iptables I have the current connection from the same IP still exist for specify time doesn't dropped immediately
is there any tools or script or command  can help to drop all connections to apache from the blocked IP immediately ?
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