chris at chrismaness.com
Sun Mar 19 01:24:45 UTC 2006
Kris Kennaway wrote:
> On Sat, Mar 18, 2006 at 04:12:41PM -0800, Chris Maness wrote:
>> My denyhost script is doing it's job by adding:
>> sshd: 188.8.131.52 : deny
>> to the hosts.allow file, but I see that this host is still making
>> attempts to get into my box.
> Where do you see this (i.e. logged by what)? hosts.allow doesn't
> block the IP from connecting to the port, it blocks the application
> that listens on the port from allowing this IP to authenticate.
> e.g. your firewall may still log the connection.
p.s. I tried a test from another one of my host by adding a line just
like the one above and it still allows me to login.
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