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    SubjectFork Bombing Attack
    Hello All
    I have set per user process limit ( ulimit) for both
    root and guest account as 8000 by using option ulimit -u 8000.this is
    Hard limit. still fork bombing attack killed the box and machine
    needed reboot. will any body please tell me why this is so? i have
    tried all this attack on machine with FC6 and Linux kernel 2.6.18.

    Regards
    Anand
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