fail2ban - bans IP that makes too many password failures

Property Value
Distribution Slackware Current
Repository Helmut Hullen i486
Package name fail2ban
Package version 0.8.4
Package release 1_SBo
Package architecture i486
Package type tgz
Installed size 550.00 KB
Download size 114.00 KB
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Fail2Ban scans log files like /var/log/pwdfail and bans IP
that makes too many password failures. It updates firewall
rules to reject the IP address. These rules can be defined by
the user. Fail2Ban can read multiple log files such as sshd,
Apache web server, postfix and others.
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Package Version Architecture Repository
fail2ban-0.10.4-x86_64-1cf.txz 0.10.4 x86_64 Slackers
fail2ban-0.9.7-x86_64-1_slonly.txz 0.9.7 x86_64 Slackonly
fail2ban-0.9.5-i586-2_slonly.txz 0.9.5 i586 Slackonly
fail2ban - - -


Type URL
Binary Package fail2ban-0.8.4-i486-1_SBo.tgz
Source Package unknown

Install Howto

  1. Download fail2ban-0.8.4-i486-1_SBo.tgz
  2. Install fail2ban tgz package:
    # upgradepkg --install-new fail2ban-0.8.4-i486-1_SBo.tgz

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