sshd brute force attempts?
esavage at reyrey.net
Wed Sep 20 06:54:24 PDT 2006
Joao Barros wrote:
> On 9/19/06, Dan Mahoney, System Admin <danm at prime.gushi.org> wrote:
>> Hey all,
>> I've looked around and found several linux-centric things designed to
>> block brute-force SSH attempts. Anyone out there know of something a
>> more BSD savvy?
>> My best attempt will be to get this:
>> running and adapt it.
>> I've found a few things based on openBSD's pf, but that doesn't seem
>> to be
>> the default in BSD either.
>> Any response appreciated.
> I'm using BruteForceBlocker quite successfully.
> I take the opportunity to thank danger for it :-)
I use /usr/ports/security/denyhost
It was very easy to install and setup the config file is commented so
well and has so many different parameters. I get reports like this
anytime my thresholds are crossed.
Added the following hosts to /etc/hosts.deniedssh:
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