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.
released on 8 March 2016
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|License:GPLv2orlater||Ted Teah||5 September 2006|
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|Bug Tracking||VCS Repository Webview||http://sourceforge.net/tracker/?group_id=121032&atid=689044|
|Developer||Mailing List Info/Archive||https://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/fail2ban-commit|
|Required to use||Python >=2.3 Netfilter/IPTables|
|Required to build||Python >=2.3|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 9 September 2016.
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