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Re: [OT] Broadcast flood


You can use this rules in your script, you only need to change to your
broadcast address:
/sbin/iptables -t filter -A INPUT -i <Interface> -s -j DROP
/sbin/iptables -t filter -A INPUT -i <Interface> -s -j DROP
/sbin/iptables -t filter -A INPUT -i <Interface> -d -j
/sbin/iptables -t filter -A INPUT -i <Interface> -d -j DROP

For example my local network is and therefore my broadcast
address is 

On Tue, 2004-02-17 at 11:38, Raffaele D'Elia wrote:
> I'm getting crazy with microsoft broadcast, so please help me.
> I manage some windows workstations (many are NTs, some XPs or 2000, few 
> 98) divided in four fisical LANs.
> Every workstation is member of one domain and uses a wins server to 
> resolve local and remote names.
> I've disabled the MaintainServerList on browser service (except on 
> servers), so every worstation cannot be a local master browser.
> they broadcasts all the time saying they're up and running. This seems 
> to me unuseful, but I'm unable to stop them
> Any idea?
> Thanks.
> Radel
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