Alternatives to Fail2ban for all platforms with any license

  • SSHGuard

    SSHGuard monitors services through their logging activity. It reacts to messages about dangerous activity by blocking the source address with the local firewall....

    • Easier to configure, and no errors like Fail2Ban! Guest • Jul 2019 • 0 agrees and 3 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac Linux

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  • IPBan

    A FREE and open source application that allows auto banning ip addresses from failed login attempts. Many sources are watched such as SSH, SMTP, SQL-Server, MySQL, RDP...

    • Free and works on Windows, easy to setup Guest • Feb 2019 Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Windows Linux

  • Denyhosts

    The idea of denying access to SSH servers is nothing new and I was inspired by many other scripts that I discovered. However, none of them did things the way I...

    Free Open Source Linux

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  • RdpGuard

    RdpGuard allows you to protect your Remote Desktop (RDP) from brute-force attacks by blocking attacker's IP address. Fail2Ban for Windows.

    • Reliable, high detection ratio, actively developed and supported. Guest • Mar 2020 Disagree   Agree

    Commercial Windows

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  • tallow

    Tallow is a fail2ban/lard replacement that uses systemd's native journal API to scan for attempted ssh logins, and issues temporary IP bans for clients that violate...

    Free Open Source Linux GitHub

  • IPQ BDB

    IPQ BDB filtering is done by a user space netfilter daemon that issues verdicts after looking up the IP address in a Berkeley DB. The fuzzy blocking model, freely...

    • Lightweight code and compact storage Guest • Aug 2019 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • This App blocks only unauthorized access to the Berkeley DB Guest • Dec 2015 • 0 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Linux

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  • Pyruse

    Light-weight and extra-configurable peruser of systemd journal logs: ban IP, send immediate email, daily report… all based on a single JSON configuration file.

    • Customizable. Well-defined behaviour. Modern. altyvnetFeb 2018 Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Linux Self-Hosted

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