sshd exponential backoff patch

Peter Stuge peter at
Sat Jan 24 12:45:26 EST 2009

Sam Watkins wrote:
> I think this problem might be better solved outside of sshd

I agree. For example by using the firewall.

At most maybe sshd needs more to the point logging of failed
attempts, but I think it's already possible to reliably distinguish
those errors for external processing, or?


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