ssh under attack - sessions in accepted state hogging CPU

James Harrison oscartheduck at
Tue Aug 10 04:02:21 UTC 2010

Hi Matt,
> I know there's not much I can do about the brute force attacks, but will upgrading openssh avoid these stuck connections?

1. switch over to using solely RSA keys
2. switch to a non-standard port
3. what version of openssh are you currently using?



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