Rate-limit your login attempts at the authentication backend level
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Latest commit 16a608d Sep 14, 2016 @brutasse committed on GitHub Merge pull request #23 from timgraham/drop-old-versions
Drop support for Django < 1.8

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Django-ratelimit-backend

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Rate-limit your login attempts at the authentication backend level. Login attempts are stored in the cache for 5 minutes and IPs with more than 30 failed login attempts in the last 5 minutes are blocked.

The numbers (30 attempts, 5 minutes) as well as the blocking strategy can be customized.

Credits

Hacking

git clone https://brutasse@github.com/brutasse/django-ratelimit-backend.git

Hack and run the tests:

python setup.py test

To run the tests for all supported Python and Django versions:

pip install tox
tox