Web Application Security
RE: Should or shouldn't block public ping to a website Sep 12 2011 03:09PM
Martin O'Neal (martin oneal corsaire com)

> ICMP redirect could be used.

I would be surprised if any router would propagate ICMP redirect either
off or onto the local network...

> ICMP offers limited benefits

Agreed. Same as for all protocols; if it isn't explicitly required, then
switch it off.


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