What is Fail2ban?
It is an intrusion prevention software framework that protects computer servers from brute-force attacks. Written in the Python programming language, it is able to run on POSIX systems that have an interface to a packet-control system or firewall installed locally, for example, iptables or TCP Wrapper.
Fail2ban is a tool in the Security category of a tech stack.
Fail2ban is an open source tool with 6.6K GitHub stars and 986 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Fail2ban's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Fail2ban?
9 companies reportedly use Fail2ban in their tech stacks, including ApisCP, Spekit Platform, and CSAG.
27 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Fail2ban.
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