Re[2]: SYN floods (was: does history repeat itself?)

On Thu, 12 Sep 1996 20:44:10 +0100
"Alex.Bligh" <> alleged:

Don't forget Linux and the various BSD stuff. Quite a few people
run modems with these as terminal servers. Certainly this
would be trivial in Linux, from experience.

I think this could be prevented using ipf. I've been working on this
problem on the 4.4BSDlites for a while, it doesn't look like there
is an ideal solution for everyone but I have a few ideas.