Missing privilege separation directory: /var/run/sshd

And maybe also: There is no directory /var/run/fail2ban to contain the socket /var/log/syslog I fixed these issues after an update & upgrade process by hand doing: mkdir /var/run/sshd && chmod 0755 /var/run/sshdmkdir /var/run/fail2ban && chmod 0755 /var/run/fail2ban I think that’s only an temporally countermeasure, probably after new update or reboot, It will be broken again 🙁

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Error fail2ban in FilterPyinotify callback: ‘module’ object has no attribute ‘_strptime_time’

Esta mañana al resetear el servicio fail2ban me he encontrado con esto: service fail2ban status ● fail2ban.service – LSB: Start/stop fail2ban Loaded: loaded (/etc/init.d/fail2ban) Active: active (running) since jue 2017-01-12 10:03:11 CET; 30s ago Process: 2674 ExecStop=/etc/init.d/fail2ban stop (code=exited, status=0/SUCCESS) Process: 2810 ExecStart=/etc/init.d/fail2ban start (code=exited, status=0/SUCCESS) CGroup: /system.slice/fail2ban.service └─2820 /usr/bin/python /usr/bin/fail2ban-server -b -s /var/run/fail2ban/fail2ban.sock -p /var/run/fail2ban/fail2ban.pid ene 12 10:03:11 server fail2ban.actions[2820]: INFO Set banTime = 86400 ene 12 10:03:11 server fail2ban.jail[2820]: INFO Jail ‘sshd’ started ene 12 10:03:11 server fail2ban.jail[2820]: INFO Jail ‘sshd-ddos’ started ene 12 10:03:11 server fail2ban.jail[2820]: INFO Jail ’roundcube-iredmail’ started ene 12 10:03:11 server fail2ban.jail[2820]: INFO Jail ‘dovecot-iredmail’ started ene 12 10:03:11 server fail2ban.jail[2820]: INFO Jail ‘postfix-iredmail’ started ene 12 10:03:11 server fail2ban[2810]: Starting authentication failure monitor: fail2ban. ene 12 10:03:11 server systemd[1]: Started LSB: Start/stop fail2ban. ene 12 10:03:11 server fail2ban.filter[2820]: ERROR Error in FilterPyinotify callback: ‘module’ object has no attribute ‘_strptime_time’ ene 12 10:03:11 server […]

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