Limitting SSH access
repcsike at gmail.com
Wed May 4 12:11:07 UTC 2011
On 4 May 2011 13:35, Matthew Seaman <m.seaman at infracaninophile.co.uk> wrote:
> On 04/05/2011 10:08, Jack Raats wrote:
> > I have a question concerning SSH op a FreeBSD 7.4-STABLE server.
> > Is it possible to limit the SSH access?
> > I want t o restrict a user to his own home directory.
> > So that if he connects to the server with SSH he only can go to his own
> home dir.
> > Also the same for sftp...
> I believe you will need to install a version of OpenSSH from ports to
> get that functionality. It's the CHROOT config option in
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It should work with the base openssh on 7.4. Check your version with sshd
Here, search for chroot(or use google :)):
Regarding ssh login, I usually use "rbash" from the ports, that restricts
the user from leaving his or her home directory!
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