Re: SSH hank attemptsï¿½ï¿½bad?
shadoi at nanovoid.com
Wed Apr 12 14:07:02 MDT 2006
On Apr 12, 2006, at 12:19 PM, Andrew McNabb wrote:
> Yeah, I just love it when I can't log in to my own machine! It's just
> It's not uncommon for me to ssh into my own machine 10 or more
> times in
> a 60 second period. I know people that do twice or thrice that.
I can see a few scenarios where this would happen (scripts, sync
jobs, etc.) but overall why would you ever need to? You can easily
exclude IPs from the iptables behavior, and/or setup a backdoor SSH
daemon on a different port. And generally if you're the only person
using the system then keeping SSH on port 22 isn't really a concern.
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