FTP Logon Attempt Restrictions
Updated: February 29, 2012
Applies To: Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2012
Use the FTP Logon Attempt Restrictions feature page to modify the number of times FTP will allow user to attempt unsuccessfully to log in within a specified time period before denying access to the IP address.
The following tables describe the UI elements that are available on the feature page and in the Actions pane.
Enable FTP Logon Attempt Restrictions
Enables and disables the FTP Logon Attempt Restrictions feature.
Maximum number of failed login attempts
Sets the number of times a user can attempt to log in unsuccessfully.
Time period (in seconds)
Sets the time period within which the failed attempts are accumulated.
Deny IP addresses based on the number of failed login attempts
Denies the IP address if the user attempts to log in unsuccessfully the maximum number of times within the given time period.
Write to the log only
Writes to the log if the user attempts to log in unsuccessfully the maximum number of times within the given time period. The IP address is still allowed access.
Applies changes to the FTP Logon Attempt Restrictions feature page.
Cancels changes to the FTP Logon Attempt Restrictions feature page.