> -----Original Message----- > From: centos-bounces at centos.org [mailto:centos-bounces at centos.org] On > Behalf Of Arun Khan > Sent: Monday, August 29, 2016 12:48 AM > To: CentOS mailing list > Subject: Re: [CentOS] .htaccess file > > On Sun, Aug 28, 2016 at 5:23 PM, Keith Keller <kkeller at wombat.san- > francisco.ca.us> wrote: > > On 2016-08-28, TE Dukes <tdukes at palmettoshopper.com> wrote: > > > >> Right now, I'm just trying to take some load off my home server from > >> badbots but I am getting hit on other services as well. > > > > Another possibility for you to look at is sshguard. It can protect > > against brute force ssh attacks (using iptables rules, which is how I > > use it) but IIRC it can also protect against http attacks (I've never > > used it that way, so I don't know how difficult this is). > > I use fail2ban, provides similar functionality like sshguard + Apache > mod_evasive (for http DoS attacks). > [Thomas E Dukes] I use it as well with denyhosts. Its on like donkey kong with these badbots!! LOL!! Thanks!!