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    SubjectRe: teardrop and Linux as a router
    > else if((ntohs(ip->tot_len)<8+(ip->ihl<<2))&&(ip->protocol==IPPROTO_TCP \
    > || ip->protocol==IPPROTO_UDP))
    > return FW_BLOCK;
    > [...]
    > methinks that blocking those "ugly" packets without any notification
    > is a crime ;-) What about a simple patch ? (attached below)

    Now allow me to send you millions of them filling your disk, driving your
    load through the roof and generally becoming a denial of service issue.

    Also such tcp packets are possible in a purely theoretical view of the RFC's

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