Synproxy

Overview

The synproxy plugin gathers the synproxy counters. Synproxy is a Linux netfilter module used for SYN attack mitigation. The use of synproxy is documented in man iptables-extensions under the SYNPROXY section.

Configuration

The synproxy plugin does not need any configuration

[[inputs.synproxy]]
  # no configuration

Troubleshooting

Execute the following CLI command in Linux to test the synproxy counters:

cat /proc/net/stat/synproxy