DoS and Zone Protection Best Practices
Protect against DoS attacks that try to take down your network and critical devices using a layered approach that defends your network perimeter, zones, and individual devices.
What Do You Want to Do?
Baseline CPS Measurements for Setting Flood Thresholds
Taking baseline measurements of average and peak CPS for each zone helps define reasonable thresholds to prevent floods without unnecessarily throttling traffic.
DoS Protection Against Flooding of New Sessions
Learn about how to use DoS protection against flooding of new sessions to detect and prevent high-volume single-session and multiple-session attacks.
Configure Packet Buffer Protection
Protect firewall packet buffers based on buffer utilization or on CPU processing latency.