(RADIATOR) Account lockouts or disregards using Radiator

Hugh Irvine hugh at open.com.au
Tue Dec 12 15:05:02 CST 2006

Hello Stephen -

Have a look at the two hooks at the end of "goodies/hooks.txt" in the  
Radiator 3.16 distribution.



On 13 Dec 2006, at 07:05, Felicetti, Stephen A. wrote:

> Hi Folks,
> Has anyone configured Radiator to count the amount of failed  
> authentications per time period, then disregard any further  
> authentication attempts from that username, or 'Calling-station- 
> id'  if it exceeds a set amount?  E.g.  If there are 10 failed  
> authentications in a 1 minute time period from user X, then ignore  
> further requests from that user X for 30 minutes, or send a  
> notification to an administrator to lock an account.
> I would imagine that this could be done with some very creative  
> Perl hooks.  Only problem is...I'm not a Perl programmer.
> Radiator has been working so well for us over the last 6 or so  
> years, that I'd hate to have to investigate other server options  
> just to gain this functionality.
> Thank you,
> Steve


Have you read the reference manual ("doc/ref.html")?
Have you searched the mailing list archive (www.open.com.au/archives/ 
Have you had a quick look on Google (www.google.com)?
Have you included a copy of your configuration file (no secrets),
together with a trace 4 debug showing what is happening?

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