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How to prevent mod_evasive false positives on partial downloads of large files

I am getting a lot of false positives notices sent by mod_evasive installed on my apache servers. They always happen on large PDF file downloads. When clients download PDFs from my site, they use many ...
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What advantages does mod_evasive have over mod_security2 in terms of DDOS protection?

I'm running an Apache2 server in front of a Tomcat and I need to implement a DDoS protection mechanism on the Apache2 layer. I have two candidates: mod_evasive and mod_security2 with the OWASP core ...
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mod evasive not working properly on ubuntu 10.04

I have an ubuntu 10.04 server where I installed mod_evasive using apt-get install libapache2-mod-evasive I already tried several configurations, the result stays the same. The blocking does work, ...