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Tool and Usage

Vallumd is a security tool using MQTT to provide centralized blacklists for multiple servers or systems.

Why this tool?

This tool provides a centralized method to distribute ipset blacklists.

How it works

Vallumd connects to an MQTT broker. It reads any messages and acts on those that contain IP addresses with the related action (add or delete). This particular IP address then gets added to the related ipset blacklist.

Usage and audience

This tool is categorized as a centralized and distributed firewall tool and network traffic filtering tool.

Tool review

The review and analysis of this project resulted in the following remarks for this security tool:


  • + The source code of this software is available

Author and Maintainers

Vallumd is under development by Stijn Tintel.


Support operating systems

Vallumd is known to work on Linux.

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Project details
Latest release0.1.3 [2017-02-10]
Last updatedNov. 7, 2017

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