Sharing hosts.deny

DEF shaker.doc at
Mon Oct 25 06:18:53 UTC 2010

On Fri, Oct 22, 2010 at 7:16 AM, Tapas Mishra <mightydreams at>wrote:

> I wanted to know if there is any place where people have shared these
> IPs which needs to be blocked I feel most of the time the entries must
> be common though not always.So if hosts.deny file is shared some where
> then give a link.(I do use auth.log to note IPs to block)

First back up your host file   with this command  "sudo cp /etc/hosts
then take a look at
and if you would like updating it from time to time, then you can try the
update script.

Hope this helps


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