icmp echo disable (or dont answer pings)
norume at aps.anl.gov
Tue May 30 15:13:42 UTC 2006
Applied to CVS head and committed.
On May 30, 2006, at 9:15 AM, Joel Sherrill wrote:
> Comments please. This does seem like a reasonable application
> Steven Johnson wrote:
>> I've posted this before, but it seems to have been missed, because it
>> was in a message with other info.
>> We need to be able to prevent all ping's being echoed in my
>> it's an end user security requirement.
>> I've added a feature to the network stack to allow this to be
>> toggled by
>> the application (using a sysctl). Patch is attached for comments.
>> This patch is against 126.96.36.199
Eric Norum <norume at aps.anl.gov>
Advanced Photon Source
Argonne National Laboratory
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