[lug] keeping up with attacks

Stephen Kraus ub3ratl4sf00 at gmail.com
Sat May 4 20:11:45 MDT 2019

Still no reason to expose it openly to the internet, at least no all the

On Sat, May 4, 2019, 9:32 PM Zan Lynx <zlynx at acm.org> wrote:

> On 5/4/2019 10:59 AM, Stephen Kraus wrote:
> > SSH: No fail2ban? Just keep guessing till you win. No cert guessing or
> > sniffing needed. Public key eliminates some of that, but its still not
> > good practice to expose SSH.
> Literally none of the Linux administrators I know personally run SSH
> with password auth enabled. As you say, that would be a bad idea.
> With public / private keypairs or certificates you could keep guessing
> for eternity and never get in.
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