Gentoo Archives: gentoo-security

From: Dan Shookowsky <dshookowsky@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-security@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-security] [OT?] automatically firewalling off IPs
Date: Mon, 31 Oct 2011 03:56:02
In Reply to: [gentoo-security] [OT?] automatically firewalling off IPs by Jeremy Brake
There's a python script that I've been using effectively for a while

It requires a little tweaking in the configuration file for Gentoo, but does
a good job of curbing abuse.

On 10/2/05, Jeremy Brake <gentoolists@×××××××××××.nz> wrote:
> > Hey all, > > I'm looking for an app/script which can monitor for failed ssh logins, > and block using IPTables for $time after $number of failed logins (an > exclusion list would be handy as well) so that I can put a quick stop to > these niggly brute-force ssh "attacks" I seem to be getting more and > more often. > > Anyone have any ideas? > > Thanks, Jeremy B > -- > gentoo-security@g.o mailing list > >