Re: howot: leap 42.3 and fail2ban usage in most simple way
> Hello list.
> Newbie with fail2ban, used to work with denyhosts. Leap 42.3 x64 and
> just fetched in the fail2ban packages
> > sudo zypper in fail2ban SuSEfirewall2-fail2ban monitoring-plugins-fail2ban
> now I have the /etc/fail2ban/jail.local
> file there, and to my understand all I put in there is these two lines
> for sshd ban testing:
> > [sshd]
> > enabled = true
> That's all right?
Yes, for basic setup.
> > and then execute the fail2ban-client script with e.g.
> > /usr/bin/fail2ban-client status
> > /usr/bin/fail2ban-client start
You'd probably rather
systemctl enable fail2ban
systemctl start fail2ban
> Any more stuff or howtos and all for me to start with sshd protection?