How to Prevent Brute Force Attacks on Your Server with Fail2Ban

2018-03-11T20:16:15-07:00June 13th, 2012|Categories: Internet, Ubuntu|Tags: , , , , |

Having your own server means that you will have to protect it against network attacks which can come from bots and/or other infected servers. Fail2Ban is an service than bans IP's that try to crack your ssh/ftp server passwords by either the brute forcing or dictionary attack techniques. Fail2ban does this by scanning the logs [...]