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Questions tagged [denyhosts]

DenyHosts is a log-based intrusion prevention security tool for SSH servers written in Python. It identifies brute force attacks and bans access using tcp_wrappers, and in recent versions iptables.


Block a certain URL?

I want to deny access to a specific URL. It isn't a whole website, it's a specific URL. I want to do it simply so that some applications including browsers can't make requests for it. I tried this: $ ...