How to Install Fail2Ban on CentOS 7

As usual CentOS 7 brings many adventures to the sysadmin and installing Fail2Ban was no exception. We need the epel repo installed. sudo yum install epel-release Install the following two fail2ban packages. sudo yum install fail2ban fail2ban-systemd Make the local jail file by copying jail.conf cp -pf /etc/fail2ban/jail.conf /etc/fail2ban/jail.local To this file I add my […]