Tag Archives: fail2ban

Fail2ban monitoring itself recursively

I use fail2ban┬áto monitor brute force login attacks on my server. However it was quite clear that the short bans intended to deter bots but not real users with fat fingers weren’t actually deterring the bots. As soon as the ban was lifted a lot of bots come straight back and keep trying, only to […]

Posted in Internet, Linux, Tech | Also tagged | Comments closed