Banned I.P's

Webmin
chelt2002
2007-01-20
2013-05-21
  • chelt2002

    chelt2002 - 2007-01-20

    I need to remove a banned ip but not sure how can you please explain where and what i edit at the moment all ik know it says Log blocked hosts, logins and authentication failures to syslog
    but which file in syslog
    thankyou

     
    • Michael

      Michael - 2007-01-25

      There seems to be a bug in Webmin.
      There should be a message in /var/log/syslog when a logon failure occurs more then the maximum specified times in Authentication.
      When to checkbox 'Log blocked hosts, logins and authentication failures to syslog' is checked Webmin MUST report the banned IP in
      /var/log/syslog but this is NOT the case. A bug of Webmin in my option.

       
      • Michael

        Michael - 2007-01-25

        Oeps: not a bug.
        The entries are in /var/log/auth.log
        Hmmm. Why call it syslog in the Authentication module???
        auth.log was a better name.

         

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