Month: October 2005

Stopping ssh port scans

Finally decided to do something about the script kiddies who keep trying dictionary attacks again our ssh ports. There is a neat article at Debian Administration called Using iptables to rate-limit incoming connections. It gives a couple of iptables commands

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Apache hell

Had a problem trying to restart apache today after editing the server settings. Initially I thought I’d broken the config but it turned out to be something else. The error I was getting was: (98)Address already in use: make_sock: could

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