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Apache Red Hat 5.5 web server DOS attacks

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Hi,

We have 2 Red Hat 5.5 web servers and are having problems with DOS flood / SYN attacks which stops the coldfusion service responding.

Can anyone help with a Mod which will help?

Thanks,

Daniel.
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Apache has mod_evasive and mod_security modules that can help with DoS (and other) attacks.
http://annahegedus.com/tutorials/68-secure-webserver.html
http://www.zdziarski.com/blog/?page_id=442
http://www.modsecurity.org/

Also you can look at limit module for iptables firewall.
http://www.cyberciti.biz/tips/howto-limit-linux-syn-attacks.html


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