Re: blocking brute force attempts using iptables
okay, so using this rule:
$IPTABLES -A INPUT -p tcp --dport 21 -j FTP2
spits out this error:
iptables: Too many levels of symbolic links
On Sat, Oct 18, 2008 at 12:57 AM, Pascal Hambourg <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Stephen Vaughan a écrit :
I don't follow... that is not my entire ruleset, but everything for the
brute force is there..
No it's not. In order to be effective, user-defined chains have to be called by another rule from a built-in chain (INPUT, OUTPUT, FORWARD...), and I do not see such a rule here.