sshguard - Protects from brute force attacks against ssh

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name sshguard
Package version 1.5
Package release 5
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 333 B
Download size 125.92 KB
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Protects networked hosts from the today's widespread
brute force attacks against ssh servers. It detects such attacks
and blocks the author's address with a firewall rule.


Package Version Architecture Repository
sshguard_1.5-5_amd64.deb 1.5 amd64 Debian Main
sshguard - - -


Name Value
iptables -
libc6 >= 2.10


Type URL
Binary Package sshguard_1.5-5_i386.deb
Source Package sshguard

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install sshguard deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install sshguard



See Also

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sshpass_1.05-1_i386.deb Non-interactive ssh password authentication
sshuttle_0.54-2_all.deb Transparent proxy server for VPN over SSH
ssl-cert-check_3.22-1_all.deb proactively handling X.509 certificate expiration
ssl-cert_1.0.32+deb7u1_all.deb simple debconf wrapper for OpenSSL
ssldump_0.9b3-4.1_i386.deb An SSLv3/TLS network protocol analyzer
sslh_1.13b-3.2_i386.deb ssl/ssh multiplexer
sslscan_1.8.2-2_i386.deb Fast SSL scanner
sslsniff_0.8-3+b1_i386.deb SSL/TLS man-in-the-middle attack tool
sslstrip_0.9-1_all.deb SSL/TLS man-in-the-middle attack tool
ssmping_0.9.1-3_i386.deb check your multicast connectivity
ssmtp_2.64-7_i386.deb extremely simple MTA to get mail off the system to a mail hub
sssd-tools_1.8.4-2_i386.deb System Security Services Daemon -- tools
sssd_1.8.4-2_i386.deb System Security Services Daemon
ssss_0.5-2+b1_i386.deb Shamir's secret sharing scheme implementation