Slow Loris — Rethinking DoS attacks

The attack is not as innocent is this beautiful creature

The Idea of Slow Loris

How it works

Mitigation

<IfModule mod_reqtimeout.c>
  RequestReadTimeout header=20,MinRate=500 body=20,MinRate=500
</IfModule>

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