[Lvlug] Re: Finally, someone's trying to hack in. :-)
faber at linuxnj.com
Wed Dec 21 00:00:03 EST 2005
On 20/12/05 22:07 -0500, Stuart Boreen wrote:
> I remember reading about a script/program that looks for 3
> failed attempts at ssh login, then blocks that ip with
> iptables -- or something like that.
> Anyone on the list see this in Linuxjournal?
I now what you're talking about; I just can't remember the name. It
works on any port; it looks for X number of connections on a port from a
specific IP address and then closes that port for that IP address.
The only name that comes to mind is "portknocker" and I know that's not
Let me sleep on it.
OTOH, this fits your description albeit manually:
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