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Server attack

Discussion in 'Security' started by SantoshS, Mar 24, 2012.

  1. SantoshS

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    Our server is being attacked by "request failed: error reading the headers" bad headers. There are no similar IP ranges, we have enabled synflood but its not helping a lot. Below are the apache error logs
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    [Sat Mar 24 23:03:38 2012] [error] [client 120.144.180.48] request failed: error reading the headers
    [Sat Mar 24 23:03:41 2012] [error] [client 120.144.180.48] request failed: error reading the headers
    [Sat Mar 24 23:03:44 2012] [error] [client 120.144.180.48] request failed: error reading the headers
    [Sat Mar 24 23:04:03 2012] [error] [client 120.144.180.48] request failed: error reading the headers
    [Sat Mar 24 23:04:05 2012] [error] [client 120.144.180.48] request failed: error reading the headers
    [Sat Mar 24 23:04:14 2012] [error] [client 120.144.180.48] request failed: error reading the headers
    [Sat Mar 24 23:04:14 2012] [error] [client 120.144.180.48] request failed: error reading the headers
    [Sat Mar 24 23:04:21 2012] [error] [client 120.144.180.48] request failed: error reading the headers
    [Sat Mar 24 23:04:22 2012] [error] [client 120.144.180.48] request failed: error reading the headers
    [Sat Mar 24 23:04:28 2012] [error] [client 120.144.180.48] request failed: error reading the headers
    [Sat Mar 24 23:04:41 2012] [error] [client 121.219.49.224] request failed: error reading the headers
    [Sat Mar 24 23:04:46 2012] [error] [client 121.219.49.224] request failed: error reading the headers
    [Sat Mar 24 23:05:01 2012] [error] [client 201.252.207.140] request failed: error reading the headers
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    IP address varies. Can some one provide us any assistance regarding this.
     
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