[CentOS] Access Threshhold by IP -- WAS: Crashing Nameservers

Tue Jan 3 22:02:49 UTC 2006
Kai Schaetzl <maillists at conactive.com>

Bryan J. Smith wrote on Fri, 30 Dec 2005 22:28:45 -0800 (PST):

> Portsentry is how I deal with this for services that are TCP 
> Wrapper enabled.  I believe every vsftpd build I've seen on 
> every distro is so enabled.

How should portsentry help in this case? It makes only sense to use it for 
ports that aren't bound to a service. Or are you talking of a newer 
"portsentry" I don't know of? (AFAIK development of the sentry family was 
discontinued years ago.)


Kai Schätzl, Berlin, Germany
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