[TAG] Meaning of overruns & frame in ifconfig output
Martin J Hooper
martinjh at blueyonder.co.uk
Fri Apr 7 13:08:54 MSD 2006
On 07/04/2006 Ramon van Alteren wrote:
> This is a well-configured Intel 100Mbit NIC with busmastering enabled
> which is apparently flooded with http-traffic to the point that it
> can not generate interrupts fast enough to get the frames out of it's
> buffer. That's the first time I've ever seen that.
DOS attack was the first thing that came to mind...
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