[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

[Solved]: Re: stopping ssh attacks

On Thu, Jun 16, 2005 at 11:57:52 AM -0400, Bradley Alexander wrote:
> Note that there are also a number of methodologies which accomplish the same 
> thing using iptables...One such example is at 
> https://lists.netfilter.org/pipermail/netfilter/2005-June/060914.html. TThe 
> he extension of this would be to use something like port knocking 
> (http://www.portknocking.org) to protect ssh and other services.

I ended up going with port knocking and just installed knockd. Too cool,
i always thought it was harder to set up than it is. I even have it
playing nice with shorewall. Thanks for the suggestions.

"Debugging is twice as hard as writing the code in the first place.
Therefore, if you write the code as cleverly as possible, you are,
by definition, not smart enough to debug it." - Brian W. Kernighan

Thomas Stivers	e-mail: stivers_t@tomass.dyndns.org

Attachment: signature.asc
Description: Digital signature

Reply to: