Re: How to stop SSH doing reverse lookup?
> putting SSH: <ComputerX hostname> in hosts.allow
> putting ALL: <ComputerX hostname> in hosts.allow
The service name provided by the SSH daemon is not "SSH", but "sshd".
You have to put "sshd: <ComputerX hostname>" (without the quotes, of
course) in hosts.allow for the statement to take effect.
However, this will probably not help in this case. Try to put
"UseDNS no" in your sshd_config file. See "man sshd_config" for details.
Thanks, but this didn't help. Same error message.
I'm also not getting the breakin attempt warning in my auth.log anymore
-- could there be some kind of automatic block vs. that IP now? If so,
where would I find that?