Gentoo Archives: gentoo-security

From: Alec Joseph Warner <warnera6@×××××××.edu>
To: gentoo-security@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-security] [OT?] automatically firewalling off IPs
Date: Mon, 31 Oct 2011 03:55:50
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-security] [OT?] automatically firewalling off IPs by "Hemmann
> and what do you do, if they spoof your gateway/router/nameservers ip? > If you use key-based authentifiction, you shouldn't have to fear brute-force > attemps... and as the others wrote, changing the port, may also help a bit.
You have exclusions for hosts you obviously don't want blocked. Key-based auth is not viable for everyone. -- gentoo-security@g.o mailing list