[WBEL-users] WBEL 3.0 iptables [SSH Dictionary attacks followup]
kay.diederichs at uni-konstanz.de
Wed Aug 2 15:00:48 CDT 2006
> Hi folks,
> I read a thread from back in March, where a couple of you discussed
> adding a couple of rules to iptables to rate-limit ssh connections via
> the use of libipt_recent.so in the config.
> Only prob is, libipt_recent.so is not in the basic intstall. I googled
> and found that this was an RHEL bug which was fixed in a subsequent
> update and could be rectified locally by simply installing and
> recompiling the src rpm. I have since downloaded the update src rpm for
> WBEL 3.0 from gatech.edu and recompiled iptables. Unfortunately
> libipt_recent.so still doesn't show up. So I suspect, I need to
> change/add something in the iptables.spec file from the src rpm. But I
> don't know what.
> Can anyone help in that regard please?
> What do I have to do/add/manipulate in order to get libipt_recent.so
> compiled for iptables?
I downloaded it from
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