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How to prevent DDoS attacks

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There are many effective methods to prevent or mitigate DDoS attacks. This article will cover a few suggestions.

No method can be 100% effective in preventing DDoS attacks.

Modules & Plugins

Enabling security related modules/plugins such as mod_security and mod_evasive can be extremely beneficial when preventing DDoS attacks.

External Services

Some services such as CloudFlare provide a proxy-type of protection. It acts as a middle-man to determine whether or not your "visit" should be served the content.

security/misc/how-to-prevent-ddos-attacks.txt · Last modified: 2015/01/21 20:36 by dlevey