Why some packets are bypassing rp_filter protection?

Solution Unverified - Updated -

Issue

When enabling rp_filter protection, some packets are still getting through for a while, and then stops.

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Subscriber exclusive content

A Red Hat subscription provides unlimited access to our knowledgebase of over 48,000 articles and solutions.

Current Customers and Partners

Log in for full access

Log In