IP-Range in Limit-Moduls
mdounin at mdounin.ru
Thu Oct 22 18:50:00 MSD 2009
On Thu, Oct 22, 2009 at 10:19:34AM -0400, double wrote:
> Is there a chance to set an IP-Range with the "HTTP Limit Zone"
> or the "HTTP Limit Requests" module?
> Like 22.214.171.124/8 -> ignore the last 8 bits of the internet address.
> It would reduce the required zone-size and would help against
> DDoS attacks.
You are free to use any variable in limit_zone/limit_req_zone. It
should be possible to produce needed variable with rewrite module
(or alternatively via embedded perl).
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