Fail2ban scans log files like /var/log/pwdfail or /var/log/apache/error_log and bans IP that makes too many password failures. It updates firewall rules to reject the IP address.
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stable : fail2ban-0.6.1
To experiment with this wiki try Fail2ban:Sandbox. See the User's Guide for usage and configuration help.