Mailing List Message #92411
From: Stefan Seiz <>
Subject: Re: Case Study Request
Date: Fri, 31 Aug 2007 11:21:57 +0200
To: CommuniGate Pro Discussions <>
On 28.08.2007 5:21 Uhr, Dave Pooser <> wrote:

> I've noticed
> in the past that an SSH dictionary attack could DOS a 10.4.x server quite
> effectively. (It wasn't a problem with 10.3.x and may no longer be a problem
> with later 10.4.x revisions; I haven't felt the need to check.)

What i did which weirdly seemed to help is to have SSH not listen on the
default port 22 but another port. This seems to take care of a lot of the

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