vsftp and Brute-force attack

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hack3rcon
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vsftp and Brute-force attack

Post by hack3rcon » 2018/12/04 13:28:00

Hello.
I installed "vsftp" on CentOS 7 x86_64 and how can I block "Brute-force" attack? For example, if someone enters 3 incorrect passwords, then his/her IP address blocked.

Thank you.

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Re: vsftp and Brute-force attack

Post by TrevorH » 2018/12/04 16:09:41

You'll need to install and configure some sort of log checking utility like fail2ban or sec.
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