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From: Oliver Schad <o.schad@...>
Subject: Re: hackers
Date: Tue, 11 Oct 2005 14:32:28 +0200
APerez@... wrote:
> 
> I have a question:
> 
> Is there an application/program which can send an email whenever this
> ssh attack happen?

Yes, you need grep, mail, wc and a counter. But you don't want to do
this. I count round about 65000 failed login attempts in last 6 month.

> A few months ago I got 300 attempts which made me close ssh port
> and stop using it for a while.

You need good passwords to be secure. That's all.

Best regards
Oli

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