NGiNX to prevent DDoS
jg at internetx.de
Wed Sep 16 16:43:48 MSD 2009
i got setup where nginx acts as reverse proxy for 3 apache backends.
yesterday we had the case that some kind of bot or spider started
attacking one domain which gets through nginx.
is there any possibility to configure nginx for something like "rate
limiting" or should i better go with iptables? the hardware is strong
enaugh to take this (quadcore xeons).
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