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Re: [suse-security] Drop of Broadcasts
  • From: Bjoern Engels <bengels@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 7 Feb 2002 14:16:48 +0100
  • Message-id: <0f3375724130722WEB@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Thursday, 7. February 2002 14:12, Dominik.Brosch@xxxxxxxx wrote:


> How does a rule have to look, when I like to drop Broadcasts?
> I can't find any documentation about this.

For global broadcasts, drop 255.255.255.255, for directed broadcasts
it depends on your network address, if you have a 192.168.0.0/24 it
would be 192.168.0.255, for examle. (The last "IP-Address" in your
network is the broadcast address.)

Bjoern


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