blocking unwanted traffic from hitting gateway

Dobbins, Roland rdobbins at arbor.net
Wed May 18 07:54:13 CDT 2011


On May 18, 2011, at 7:42 PM, Rogelio wrote:

> This solution would need to be tied into the authentication services so authenticated users hit the gateway.


So the attackers can just hammer the authentication subsystem and take it down, instead?

;>

By going the 'authentication' route in the sense you mean it, you'll make it even more trivially easy to DDoS the Web servers than is possible without such a system.

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