[ntp:questions] better rate limiting against amplification attacks?
gdt at ir.bbn.com
Sat Dec 28 00:13:00 UTC 2013
Harlan Stenn <stenn at ntp.org> writes:
> No default ntp.conf file has part of the stock distribution's
> installation for as far back as I can remember.
> If somebody starts ntpd without a conf file, ntpd will do nothing and if
> somebody sends it any "tell me what you know" packets the response would
> be quite minimal.
Are you saying that a server (with the latest code) configured as
and nothing else in the ntp.conf will behave under current guidelines
for best practices in terms of avoiding participating in DOS?
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