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Ethernet Switches & Routers

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Posts: 1
Registered: ‎08-17-2011

Device hardening

Are there any docs from Brocade that recommend best practice hardening for their switches and routers?

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Posts: 1,087
Registered: ‎12-13-2009

Re: Device hardening


     What platform are you using?  Fastiron, BigIron or Netiron?

Protecting Against Denial of Service Attacks

Protecting against Smurf attacks

Protecting against TCP SYN attacks

ETC can be found in the config guide for the FastIron.



Posts: 54
Registered: ‎01-27-2010

Re: Device hardening

You might check out the various tips in that are headed "Securing...."   Not exactly a comprehensive white paper, but useful.

Also, some reasonable thoughts that aren't Brocade-specific.

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