Topic: Fail2ban on Port 587

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HI All,

Quick question on whether I have to configure Fail2ban to monitor Port 587. Should I add the value '587' to the Postfix section of Jail.local? Or does the value 'smtp' already cover it?

Snippet from Jail.local:
action = iptables-multiport[name=postfix, port="http,https,smtp,submission,pop3,pop3s,imap,imaps,sieve", protocol=tcp]



Re: Fail2ban on Port 587

Fail2ban monitors log files, not port.


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Re: Fail2ban on Port 587

Understood, thanks!