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Old 12-12-2009, 07:52 PM   #1
cricri
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Please, stop hacking me


I vsftpd log is filled with this
http://img199.imageshack.us/img199/2829/stophackme.jpg
so im guessing that someone is trying to brute force my ftp. Is that normal? What can i do against it?
Also, note that this happenned many times, and that the ip change, and those ip seem to be already hacked website.
 
Old 12-12-2009, 07:53 PM   #2
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I vsftpd log is filled with this
http://img199.imageshack.us/img199/2829/stophackme.jpg
so im guessing that someone is trying to brute force my ftp. Is that normal? What can i do against it?
Also, note that this happenned many times, and that the ip change, and those ip seem to be already hacked website.
You have an IP address!
 
Old 12-13-2009, 05:45 PM   #3
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There only seems to be one ip address there.. You could block that via iptables; maybe /etc/hosts.deny. If you do have a lot of IPs doing that, look into fail2ban.
 
  


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