As you probably know, I'm working on an almost complete rewrite of
Fail2ban. The basic features are there but there is still a lot of work.
I wrote a HOWTO about how to test this new version. Please, feel free to
Here is a RRDTool graph of the ban on my home server.
As you can see, I have 1-2 brute force attempts per day.
Moreover, if you want to help me with Python programming, documentation
writing, etc, do not hesitate to contact me ;)