Why I Host with Unixshell#

Tag: , — April 24, 2006 @ 8:09 am Comment 1

After the decision that I need a Xen-based virtual private server, it came down to a journey of finding the right provider. What I need is simple —

SSH Dictionary Attack Prevention with iptables

Tag: , — April 19, 2006 @ 6:14 am Comments 22

Last week (9-15 April). 8,750 failed SSH login attempt, averaging almost one per minute, trying out all kinds of possible user names and left tons of junk in my message log. The recent SSH brute-force attacks (actually it’s not that recent) are rather annoying, and this article at Whitedust.com has useful information on how to […]