Fail2Ban monitors log files like /var/log/pwdfail or /var/log/apache/error_log and bans failure-prone addresses. It updates firewall rules to reject the IP address or executes user defined commands.
Fail2Ban monitors log files like /var/log/pwdfail or /var/log/apache/error_log and bans failure-prone addresses. It updates firewall rules to reject the IP address or executes user defined commands. Fail2Ban can read multiple log files such as sshd or Apache web server ones.
5 September 2006
Leaders and contributors
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Resources and communication
|Developer||Mailing List Info/Archive||https://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/fail2ban-commit|
|Bug Tracking||VCS Repository Webview||http://sourceforge.net/tracker/?group_id=121032&atid=689044|
|Required to build||Python >=2.3|
|Required to use||Python >=2.3 Netfilter/IPTables|
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