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OS X El Capitan - lock account after failed login attempts

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I understand that OS X does not have a lockout feature for a certain number of failed login attempts.  I've read that OS X Server can be used for this. Installing and configuring Server on my MacBook seems like overkill to achieve this single feature.  Are there other alternatives?
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An extended Google came up with this link
drduh/OS-X-Security-and-Privacy-Guide
https://github.com/drduh/OS-X-Security-and-Privacy-Guide
First four sections
Basics
Preparing and Installing OS X
First boot
Full disk encryption
Firmware password
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