In an effort to prevent DDOS attacks I followed suggestions to leave /proc/sys/net/ipv4/tcp_syncookies value set to 1 in my linux box to enable TCP syncookies. However, when I look at this URL: ...
Facts (please identify any false statements): I have a 100 Mbps connection between two sites that are 80 ms apart This is a long fat connection that could benefit from a large TCP window size ...
I have a really strange one. I have packet loss with Excessive 'TCP Dup ACK' & 'TCP Fast Retransmission' when I download files (and only download) from two different Windows 2008 servers. Upload ...
There is TCPMSS target to edit MSS value of connections (including forwarded). How to edit window size (for example, cap to some maximum value) by iptables rule? Expecting something like iptables ...
A satellite connection generally has a RTT around 500ms. Connections generally suffer sub-optimal transfer speeds, in spite of large amounts of bandwidth because TCP acknowledgements take too long to ...
I think I may be having an issue with window scaling (RFC 1323) and am hoping that someone can enlighten me on what's going on. Server: FreeBSD 9, apache22, serving a static 100MB zip file. ...
I have a very odd issue with our cisco firewall, If on our osx machines we run the following to disable window scaling support: sudo sysctl -w net.inet.tcp.rfc1323=0 We see near 40% ...