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Re: help? fighting ssh user/password guessing attempts

> I have adapted the following technique:
> 1. enable uniquely SSH key authentication or alternatively force all
>    users to have sane passwords.
> 2. Impose connection rate limits.
> 3. If an attacker is so annoying that he eats a lot of bandwidth (some
>    do), block him. Otherwise, laugh at him.
> I really don't see the need to do much more than that.
>                               Tonnerre
Hi Tonnerre,

Would you mind offering a quick synopsis of how you have implemented
steps 2 and 3 above?


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