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A tale of awesomazing sandcastles

Fail2ban is a program, that can prevent brute force attempts to your server. Basically it counts failed login attempts and after given treshold is reached, it triggers an action, which usually is a ban for IP addresses.

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I wrote about how I made a dracut module for my yubikey under fedora. In the meantime it has gone a lot in the little project. To integrate my dracut module, I contacted eworm how to integrate it in his project.

Long story short, we improved the whole project, and now it works under linux with mki...

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Newly I have got a new Yubikey NEO with the Firmware-Version 3.3 which supports U2F + OTP and CCID at the same time! I’m now using it as a hardware token for 2 factor authentication on websites. I also thought about it, for what more i can use it. Open a LUKS Device at boottime would be really nic...

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13 Dec 2014

Update to Fedora 21

Since I switched from Windows (already a few years) to Linux it changed a lot in the universe of the distributions of linux. I tried different Distributions and now im quite happy with Fedora. So, the next Fedora 21 is released and I’m updating my instances to it. For Fedora 21 was gone a lot, inc...

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