[Dovecot] Limit login attempts per connection?
tonynelson at georgeanelson.com
Fri Mar 5 06:43:25 EET 2010
On 10-03-04 20:22:15, Frank Cusack wrote:
> On 3/4/10 6:42 PM -0500 Tony Nelson wrote:
> > Looking at the source, I see that there are no options. It tarpits
> > a bit, but currently has no limit on the number of attempts. I'll
> > see what I can do.
> I think it's a brilliant idea. After one login attempt, all others
> on the same connection should fail.
A fan! Anyway, there should at least be a choice. Not that I've coded
a choice, just a dumb patch -- see attachment. It's a bit of a
compromise, with a hard-coded limit of 4 attempts. Maybe I'll lower it
TonyN.:' <mailto:tonynelson at georgeanelson.com>
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