Archive for June, 2009

Microsoft has removed the 10 half-open TCP connections limit

I received the following from my friend, ‘Andrew from Vancouver’.  Pretty interesting… ***** I just noted that in the Windows Server 2008 and Vista SP2 “What’s significant” document, that Microsoft has removed the 10 half-open TCP connections limit that they introduced to impede worms and bots on Windows XP SP2. http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd335036.aspx “SP2 removes the limit [...]