Re: Massive ssh login attempts
From: Meg (meg_at_NOSPAM0x01.org)
Date: Mon, 03 Oct 2005 19:15:09 +0200
Maybe you can try using public keys to authenticate instead of
I always do it on boxes that I must access from the web.
This prevent silly brute force software to work.
> In my security run output, there are thousands of lines as below:
> reverse mapping checking getaddrinfo for 62-231-76-59.rdsnet.ro failed -
> POSSIBLE BREAKIN ATTEMPT!
> This is really annoying, how can I avoid this? Thanks!
> P.S. Posted at mailing.freebsd.security first, but it seems quiet there.