FreeBSD Port: denyhosts-2.6_1

Mohacsi Janos mohacsi at
Mon Mar 17 09:29:48 UTC 2008

Dear Daniel,
 	I have CC'ed the author of denyhosts he migth help.
 	Best Regards,

Janos Mohacsi
Network Engineer, Research Associate, Head of Network Planning and Projects
Key 70EF9882: DEC2 C685 1ED4 C95A 145F  4300 6F64 7B00 70EF 9882

On Mon, 17 Mar 2008, Daniel Dvořák wrote:

> Hi Janos,
> I have 2 servers with denyhosts and everytime I receive the security mail 
> with many attempts to login to my systems and everytime I am surprised why 
> that, if I have denyhosts.
> I have found out from this link 
> ( that 
> I am not alone with these regex errors.
> I use AllowUsers option in sshd.conf to speed up to deceide what is secured 
> and what is ssh brute attack.
> But as I see, denyhosts has a problem to determine what to do with it.
> I suppose there is the same problem like in ubuntu/debian package and needs 
> to be fixed.
> I could add in-depth report about "regex pattern ( User (?P<user>.*) not 
> allowed because not listed in AllowUsers ) is missing 'host' group", if it is 
> needed of course.
> Bye.
> Dan

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