Blocking SSH access based on bad logins?
stdedjub at googlemail.com
Tue Aug 25 13:22:31 UTC 2015
have you tried fail2ban?
On 25 August 2015 at 15:16, Jaime Kikpole <jkikpole at cairodurham.org> wrote:
> I've noticed a number of SSH login attempts for the username "admin"
> on my FreeBSD systems. None of them have a username of "admin". So I
> was wondering if there was a way (even via a port) to tell the system,
> "If an IP tries to login as 'admin', block that IP."
> I'm already using SSHGuard to block certain obvious attempts to break
> in. I'm fine with altering its configs or adding/switching to a new
> Jaime Kikpole
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