I am using a reverse proxy in front of my web-server. In the web server I installed fail2ban and want to use it to monitor logs and block bad ip. I am using nginx with the http realip module. But ...
On my LAMP servers, do either of the firewall interfaces (ufw or apt) allow you to setup rate limiting to automatically ban brute force attempts (e.g. via SSH)? Or, is it best to install fail2ban in ...
I run several Ubuntu Servers (virtualized) and have fail2ban installed for DDOS mitigation. For a firewall, each server has iptables. I'm evaluating my security options and was wondering how well ...
I am a sysadmin and I was wondering if its possible to script or ideally use a built in feature to update a hardware firewall banned IP list from rules generated by fail2ban. I have done a bit of ...
I'm using Fail2Ban on a server and I'm wondering how to unban an IP properly. I know I can work with IPTables directly: iptables -D fail2ban-ssh <number> But is there not a way to do it with ...
I run an Ubuntu-based web-server (LAMP) and have installed fail2ban. Does it have sensible defaults to restrict malicious activity via SSH and any LAMP ports out-of-the-box? Or, does it need to be ...