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SSHGuard

Intelligently block brute-force attacks by aggregating system logs

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SSHGuard protects hosts from brute-force attacks against SSH and other services. It aggregates system logs and blocks repeat offenders using several firewall backends, including iptables, ipfw, and pf.

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  • ingber
    1 of 5 2 of 5 3 of 5 4 of 5 5 of 5

    On Ubuntu 14.04 sshguard fails to start when a blacklist is attempted (-b file). The code must exit errors with "0" (?) since there is not record of failure in auth.log -- just no mention of (re)start! I can't see any recent mails in the archives, so assume that this is no longer supported?

    Posted 05/19/2014
  • jonahbailey
    1 of 5 2 of 5 3 of 5 4 of 5 5 of 5

    Nice and simple.

    Posted 02/16/2013
  • jamesgomes
    1 of 5 2 of 5 3 of 5 4 of 5 5 of 5

    great program sshguard, thanks.

    Posted 01/20/2013
  • kalebwhite
    1 of 5 2 of 5 3 of 5 4 of 5 5 of 5

    works great.

    Posted 12/18/2012
  • jacobchase
    1 of 5 2 of 5 3 of 5 4 of 5 5 of 5

    Great project

    Posted 10/28/2012
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Additional Project Details

Intended Audience

Advanced End Users, System Administrators

User Interface

Non-interactive (Daemon)

Programming Language

C

Registered

2007-01-31

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