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Old 9th April 2012, 18:47
cbj4074 cbj4074 is offline
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Thank you for the reply, ehansen.

My concern with that approach is that fail2ban will attempt to restore iptables rules whenever it is restarted.

In other words, if I were to remove the banned IP address directly, and then fail2ban had to be restarted for any reason, the IP address would again be added to the blacklist.
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