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1. Blocking ICMP packets may help prevent denial-of-service attacks.

2. A smurf attack involves two systems: the attacker and the victim.

3. The ping –l option changes the size of the packet you can send.

4. A denial-of-service attack is one of the most common attacks on a system.

5. SYN cookies are a form of attack.

6. Stack tweaking is a method to alter the TCP stack so that a timeout takes less time when a SYN connection is left incomplete.

7. A teardrop attack involves sending a forged packet to the victim.

8. An echo-chargen attack occurs when the attacker sends a forged packet with the same source IP address and destination IP address as the target’s IP address.

9. The group Anonymous is a supporter of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange and launched multiple distributed denial-of-service attacks on various financial companies.

10. A firewall can be configured to disallow certain types of incoming traffic that may be attacking.

 

 

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