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Month: August 2016

Re: Workaround for serious TCP exploit [correction]

From: Felmon Davis <davisf@...>
Date: Wed, 10 Aug 2016 18:16:05 -0400 (EDT)
sorry for the mess-up's but there was a syntax error; this is the line 
that should be added:

net.ipv4.tcp_challenge_ack_limit = 99999999

followed by executing

sysctl -p

not sure of the rationale and the effect.


Felmon Davis

It's not the fall that kills you, it's the landing.