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Repost: CentOS SSH Installation And Configuration

How do I install and configure ssh server and client under CentOS Linux operating systems?

You need to install the following packages (which are installed by default until and unless you removed it or skipped it while installing CentOS) 12 more words


My journey with Tux - Chapter 1 : Setting up my own Linux Server

Successfully installed Ubuntu VMWare on my laptop.
After some researching, was able to connect it through Windows SSH Client (PuTTY).

Installing OpenSSH-Server component on Ubuntu is prerequisite for the server to be accessed from outside (Windows host in my case). 538 more words


Back to the grind - SSH Multiplexing - say wha?????

So, It’s been quite a while since I posted anything on this blog. Thought I would get back into the swing of things.  I have tons of updates but lately very little time.   325 more words


Enable password authentication on cloud images

The cloud images bundled by various linux distributions have password authentication disabled by default for security reasons. The only possible way to login to an instance launched using one of these images is by specifying a security key during boot and using the key to ssh. 353 more words


Set ssh server timeout

How do I set timeout value of ssh idle session ?


Open /etc/ssh/sshd_config

vim /etc/ssh/sshd_config

Add below lines to disconnect session if its idle for 10 minutes.

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