[Sysadmins] DDOS protection for web forum

Kieran Tully kieran.tully at gmail.com
Tue Sep 29 13:22:39 IST 2009


On Tue, Sep 29, 2009 at 13:19, Kieran Tully <kieran.tully at gmail.com> wrote:
> I occasionally help admin a popular Irish web forum who are
> increasingly come under DDOS attack. I don't have much time to look at
> this but it appears to be a SYN flood to the http port. It's a
> dedicated web-server running apache 2 and Linux kernel 2.6.

Oh, and
5) Can anyone recommend a contractor who would be suitable for this
sort of thing?
There *might* be some short-term paid work in it.

Kieran



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