Eric F Crist
ecrist at secure-computing.net
Wed Mar 2 15:10:44 PST 2005
On Mar 2, 2005, at 7:31 AM, Stevan Tiefert wrote:
> On Wed, 2 Mar 2005, Eric F Crist wrote:
>> On Mar 2, 2005, at 1:53 AM, Stevan Tiefert wrote:
>>> Thanks Eugene, but I can not close myself out with a firewall. I need
>>> access to my system over the internet. Am I right that in this case,
>>> a good password is protecting me?
>>> With regards
>>> Stevan Tiefert
>> Change the port sshd runs on in /etc/ssh/sshd_config. Once I changed
>> the port, I stopped seeing all those log in attempts.
>> Eric F Crist "I am so smart, S.M.R.T!"
>> Secure Computing Networks -Homer J Simpson
> Hello Eric,
> that meens also to change the port at the ssh-client with "ssh -p ??",
> isn't it?
> With regards
> Stevan Tiefert
You are correct. For example, if you were to use 8000 as your new
port, you would use a command similar to this to connect:
# ssh -p 8000 -l username 10.0.0.1
Eric F Crist "I am so smart, S.M.R.T!"
Secure Computing Networks -Homer J Simpson
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