ddos / no connection tracking / tarpitting

Jason Opperisano opie at 817west.com
Fri Apr 22 07:01:16 CEST 2005

On Thu, Apr 21, 2005 at 11:45:46PM -0500, Taylor Grant wrote:
> >that...or installing openbsd.
> I have never messed with OpenBSD in ANY way shape or form.  Can you offer 
> any comparisons on OpenBSD's firewall capabilities to Linux's IPTables?

(note to self--this is why we don't post to public mailing lists while

somehow--i knew this would illicit a response from you.  as i am not
sure that this is the proper forum for such a discussion, i will only
say this:

openbsd is where old BOFH's turn when all hope has been lost...and
their faith is renewed eternal, thus completing the circle of life...err
network administration.


"Peter: You know, I oughta just give you some beer. Goes straight
 through you.
 Stewie: Wonderful. And while we're at it, we can light up a doobie and
 watch porn.
 Peter: Eh... yeah?"
        --Family Guy

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