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Bernhard Egger a écrit :
> exactly. I would prefer a solution where an IP is automatically blocked
> for a limited amount of time after, say, 3 failed login attempts.
> I don't know how to do this, but maybe somebody already has a script for
> something like that?
This is exactly what fail2ban do. It's a very nice script written in
python that can block an IP for an amount of time after several login
attempts. It can monitor ssh and apache. Look at
http://sourceforge.net/projects/fail2ban or directly emerge it as it is
allready in Portage. I have it running for a couple of months and I must
say that I'm very satisfied.
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