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Configuring Fail2ban to monitor WordPress login is an effective way to prevent brute-force attacks on your website.Fail2ban constantly monitors the server logs and bans IP addresses that show malicious behavior.At Bobcares, we use fail2ban as a part of our brute-force attack mitigation steps in our Server Management Services.To know how we do this, read on.Security threats in WordPress websitesWordPress is a very popular open-source Content Management System, which makes it equally vulnerable to brute-force attacks.So,…

Mail servers like Zimbra has its own anti-spam addon to block malicious activity. Fail2ban provides additional protection to the mail server. A good mail server always fight against spam! Fail2ban can easily ban any IP that makes too many login attempts. At Bobcares, we often receive requests to protect mail servers as part of our Server Management Services. Today, let’s discuss how our Support Engineers set up fail2ban for Zimbra mail for our customers.  …

404 bot attack is one of the powerful weapons of hackers. But, that’s where Fail2ban comes for your help. We can use Fail2ban to block malicious 404 scans and invalid requests on a web server such as Apache. At Bobcares, we help server owners setup Fail2ban to block 404 bot attacks on their servers as part of our Server Management Services. Today, let’s discuss how we setup Fail2ban to block 404 bot attacks on Apache…