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Re: New feature for Linux:SYN cookies firewall.
From: Bordi Zhou <bordi () bronzesoft org>
Date: Thu, 2 Nov 2000 10:15:44 +0800
2.2.x has syn cookies, this implementation is just an enhancement.
SYN cookies just protect the Linux box itself, and SYN cookies
firewall can be used to protect other hosts. It is a firewalling
feature. I put a description on the page.
RD> Were syn cookies removed from the 2.2.x kernels and only now returning??
RD> They certainly were part of the older 2.0.x kernels:
RD> or have there been added enhancments?
RD> Ron DuFresne
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