[CentOS] bruteforce protection howto
ned at unixmail.co.uk
Sun Mar 21 00:14:44 UTC 2010
Larry Vaden wrote:
> On Sat, Mar 20, 2010 at 5:17 PM, Vadkan Jozsef <jozsi.avadkan at gmail.com> wrote:
>> What's the best method to ban that ip [what is bruteforcig a server]
>> what was logged on the logger?
>> I need to ban the ip on the router pc.
> <http://www.fail2ban.org/wiki/index.php/Main_Page> but you may have to
> run fail2ban on the server instead of on the logger.
Fail2ban is of limited effectiveness against ever more common
distributed attacks. Don't make it your only line of defense but rather
combine it with other effective measures:
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