Tags: Fail2Ban

How to Install fail2ban on Ubuntu Server 18.04

If you're looking to secure your Ubuntu Server, one of the first things you should do is install the fail2ban intrusion detection system. What fail2ban does is monitor specific log files (in /var/log) for failed login attempts or automated attacks on your server. When an attempted compromise is...
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In this series, we’ll cover the five easiest ways to keep hackers out. Watch the free webinar on-demand for more information.

How to Keep Hackers out of Your Linux Machine Part 1: Top Two Security Tips

There is nothing a hacker likes more than a tasty Linux machine available on the Internet. In my recent Linux Foundation webinar I shared tactics, tools, and methods hackers use to invade your space. In this blog series, we’ll cover the five easiest ways to keep hackers out and know if they have...
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How to Use Fail2Ban to Blunt Brute-force Attacks

With Fail2Ban you can automatically help your firewall protect your server. WordFence, the WordPress security plugin company, tells me that unsophisticated brute-force attacks have doubled in the past three weeks. While WordFence can help keep your WordPress instances up and running, your server is...
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