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Old 17th November 2008, 10:50
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As far as I know, fail2ban can ban temporarily or persistent but I dont think that it can ban only some IP's temporarily. What you might use to ban some IP's permanently is this command, which should not collide with the fail2ban iptables rules:

/sbin/route add -host reject
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