Hello, On Fri, Nov 08, 2019 at 10:55:33PM -0500, Gene Heskett wrote: > unforch, reinstalling apache2 is not a workable situation because it was > built for the repos w/o libwrappers support. Dumb and forces me to run > iptables to block the bots that are DDOSing my site.
This is a really odd conclusion. Apache has a very rich syntax for authentication and authorization that makes protecting it with tcpwrappers rather pointless. Just because you only have a hammer, doesn't mean that every piece of software is a nail. Regards, Andy -- https://bitfolk.com/ -- No-nonsense VPS hosting