How to Protect Oracle iPlanet Web Server 7.0 from Slowloris
(Doc ID 1336162.1)
Last updated on JULY 06, 2020
Applies to:Oracle iPlanet Web Server - Version 7.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This article explains how to avoid a Slowloris DOS attack on Oracle iPlanet Web Server 7.0.x as is explained in the following blog by Jyri Virkki "Web Server 7 Meets Slowloris" . The added functionality of the "request-header-timeout" and "request-body-timeout" parameters in Web Server 7.0 can be used to protect the Web Server from Slowloris or any slow client attack.
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