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My last tech question: basic things to fight flood attacks?

Discussion in 'Tech Talk & Web Things' started by Monarch, Feb 6, 2018.

  1. Monarch

    Monarch OMG Member

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    Should I just pay money every month to square space to have my site online and have them deal with the flood attacks and hack attacks, or are there basic things I can do myself like pick a specific provider for my host or maybe pay extra for anti dos attack?
  2. Floris

    Floris I'm just me :) Hi. Staff Member

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    One basic thing to do is get a hosting provider with proper DDoS protection, perhaps put your site behind CloudFlare, and have some basic firewall settings like dropping incoming icmp, and fragmented packets.
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