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  • What is SYN Flood attack and how to prevent it?

    Posted at October 14, 2016 at 4:00 pm by Jithin

    A SYN flood is a form of denial-of-service attack in which an attacker sends a progression of SYN requests to an objective's framework trying to consume enough server assets to make the framework inert to authentic activity. TCP three-way handshakeTypically, when a customer begins a TCP connection with a server, the customer and server trade a progression of messages which regularly runs this way:1) The customer asks for a connection by sending a SYN (synchronize) message to   [...]

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