SSH Brute Force attempts

Lars Engels lars.engels at
Tue Sep 30 05:44:05 UTC 2008

Quoting Rich Healey < at>:

> Hash: SHA1
> Recently I'm getting a lot of brute force attempts on my server, in the
> past I've used various tips and tricks with linux boxes but many of them
> were fairly linux specific.
> What do you BSD guys use for this purpose?
> If this belongs on -security let me know and I'll ask over there.

Just do not use password authentication but public key authentication  
and a reasonable passphrase on it.
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