Subject: Re: NetBSD-3.1 was attacked: Bug of SSHD or cyrus-sasl?
To: None <>
From: James K. Lowden <>
List: pkgsrc-users
Date: 01/12/2007 21:31:49
Elad Efrat wrote:
> last but not least, about blocking ssh brute force attacks: I would
> recommend not doing any sort of automatic log parsing on the server end.

Could you elaborate on that a bit?  

Seems to me shutting down attacks is useful.  Better is to not allow
passwords at all, but that's not always feasible.