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Disable Ping on Linux Server - Quick HOWTO




How do you disable ping to Linux server? Here is the quick steps:

 To disable ping:
echo 1 > /proc/sys/net/ipv4/icmp_echo_ignore_all
To enable ping:
echo 0 > /proc/sys/net/ipv4/icmp_echo_ignore_all
That's all..! 


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