Record Failed Passwords

Alex Bligh alex at
Wed Jul 21 04:23:59 EST 2010

--On 20 July 2010 19:21:40 +0100 Alan Neville <neville.alan at> 

> I am emailing you to ask is it possible to record failed passwords
> attempts and log them to syslog? Are there patches available for this?
> Has anyone managed to do this before? Are there alternitive methods?

Does the logging that denyhosts etc. use not suffice?

Alex Bligh

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