limiting brute force attacks
freebsd at orchid.homeunix.org
Tue Feb 28 07:39:30 PST 2006
Michael P. Soulier wrote:
> Hey people,
> I've seen some efforts from the netfilter community on Linux to provide a
> means to limit brute-force attacks via firewall rules. Can anyone suggest a
> way to do the same on FreeBSD?
> I'm primarily interested in limiting attacks on sshd. I already use RSA auth,
> but I like defense-in-depth.
you can use pf firewall (probably others, too) to limit/refuse
incoming connections. Have a look at Niki Denev's post @stable:
Karol Kwiatkowski <freebsd at orchid dot homeunix dot org>
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