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Questions tagged [ssh]

Secure Shell or SSH is a network protocol that allows secure communication. For most it is a preferred alternative to Telnet when available. SSH can use automatically or manually generated keys for authentication.

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Why is the 'S' at the front in 'SFTP', 'SSH', and 'SSL' but at the end in 'HTTPS', 'IMAPS', and 'POP3S' [closed]

Every time a question comes up on a test about secure protocols they will always have something like 'FTPS' and 'SFTP' on the same question. Since the 'S' stands for the same thing in all cases, why ...
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SSH failing from Cisco to Juniper - SSH2 CLIENT 0: Channel open failed, reason = 1752134516

Not able to SSH from Cisco IOS 15.2(2)E8 to Juniper 14.1X53-D48.1 HOST#show debugging SSH: SSH Client debugging is on HOST#ssh 1.1.1.1 *Feb 11 15:55:47.448: SSH CLIENT0: protocol version id is - ...
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Restrict VTY SSH access to only MGMT VLAN and loopback

For the sake of the fact that i'm not allowed to share actual configuration, every posted config below is made up or altered. We have more than 250 locations spread over our country. All locations ...
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In port forwarding, is the ultimate destination decided solely by the intermediary entity?

In port forwarding, is the ultimate destination to connect to solely decided by the intermediary entity which provides port forwarding, not by an application client? Although the page mentions ...
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Does “tunnel” here mean the same as tunnelling as in SSH?

From book Data and Computer Communication Tunnel Unlike the proxy and the gateway, the tunnel performs no operations on HTTP requests and responses. Instead, a tunnel is simply a relay point ...
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cisco catalyst creating user fails

I took over a couple of Cisco 2960x switches. They are configured with a telnet login. Now that telnet isn't that great (and my colleagues are afraid of CLI but might have to configure things too) I ...
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Login local , login synchronous

I dont understand what those two comands mean when im enabling ssh on Vty-line. Can someone please explaim me please whatthose comand do and why i need to use them?
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IP Domain-name on aggregation layer switch

Hi I was trying to generate ssh key for a switch I read that , ssh key is generated as a combination of hostname and domain-name I created a domain name like test But doubt is , why isn't the ...
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Random intercontinental TCP streams are slow

I have a home server in New Zealand and a remote server in Amsterdam of the following configuration: I have a simple test script: #!/bin/bash for i in `seq 1 20`; do scp root@remoteserver:~/...
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VPN Configuration [closed]

Im trying to reach a network at a remote site. I need to have my machine configured to have access to equipment on this network(not computers). I have a debian machine located on this network but the ...
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CISCO IOS's feature Secure Shell Version 2 Enhancements for RSA Keys

I have a switch C3750V2-48PS with IOS ver. 12.2(55)SE5. I wanted to copy to it public key for the ssh client but I do not have following command available Switch#configure terminal Switch(config)#ip ...
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Connecting centos server through Putty [closed]

I have been facing following problem for several days, but i can't find an exact solution. So I have Centos server on Vmware Workstation and i want make a ssh connection through Putty. But i receive ...
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“ssh: connect to host myserver port 22: Invalid argument” (intermittent, ipv6, link-local address, dhcp hostname) [closed]

Since this question is off-topic I moved it to Super User. But I was unable to delete it. Here is the new location. Here is the original question: I'm trying to connect to a headless server via my ...
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Bypassing a Cisco Terminal Server Menu

The guys at a config center connect to devices by: placing them on a management rack, and plugging them into a management switch by means of some hwic/RJ45 reverse telnet connection. When you remote ...
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Cisco ISR4450 Router SSH access denied

I configured an ssh connection on an ISR 4451 router, which always worked perfectly. For several weeks, every time I want to connect with Putty via SSH, I get an "access denied". I also cant connect ...
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Remote access ssh on Ubuntu [closed]

I want to enable remote access to my machine. I have thus far enabled port forwarding on router. Lets say the static local ip address of the machine is 192.xxx.x.x. We will cal the ip address that is ...
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SSH into device attached to another router [closed]

I saw this questionwhich looks kind of related, but I'm not sure as the answers are too confusing. Basically, I want to SSH into my Raspberry Pi from my laptop. Eventually I want to have the Pi ...
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How do I automate ssh sessions with a Router Ericsson IPOS?

I am trying to automate the healthcheck process of a router by running a centralised script from a linux server. I am so far able to access the router server without password prompt using ssh and rsa ...
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Cannot ping or SSH into new Catalyst 2960-CX switch from the server VLAN (1)

I recently setup a Cisco Catalyst 2960-CX switch at work (I'm a SysAdmin at a SMB). Our workstations use VLAN 3, but our servers use VLAN 1. The management IP of the new switch (in VLAN 3) is 192.168....
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How to authenticate logins to Ericsson(IPSO) routers without password from shell server

I am very new at networks. I am attempting to automate the health check process of a system network from the main server being a shell OS. I have been successful for some network nodes which are ...
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Pinging/ssh-ing into just trunk interface. How is it done? [closed]

I'm a junior network technician and I was tasked at work to do a switch upgrade. The most important part of this task is to set up SSH so we can at least get into the switch remotely configure once ...
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SSH and port forwardings in both directions [closed]

I can't undersatand this : All communication happens using SSH with port forwardings in both directions Any help? Thanks.
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Cisco: Return key needed after remote ssh console access using rotaries

I´m configuring a remote ssh access with TACACS to a console in a Cisco 2911, on a rotary port. When the access is granted after a successful ssh authentication, an Return key is needed to access the ...
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Switches 'HPE OfficeConnect 1920S' - Enable SSH / TFTP Services

We need to manage switches HPE OfficeConnect 1920S remotely but only HTTP/HTTPS Administration is available. HPE 1920S has an special operating system, neither Procurve nor Comware. We are looking ...
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Can you SSH to a Cisco switch without a Username

Is there a way of setting up a Cisco swtich (Cisco Catalyst 3850 12 Port GE SFP IP Base - its not arrived so I don't know the IOS) to allow SSH without specifying a USERNAME The customer currently ...
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How does a network switch affect SSH? [closed]

My job requires that I have access information on multiple machines via SSH. Unfortunately, due to some ongoing remodeling, there are now more machines than there are available ethernet ports, and I ...
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How do protocols get blocked even over open ports?

This might be a stupid question, but I'm wondering how a network blocks a protocol like SSH even if the server is listening on port that isn't blocked, like 80. I've even tried port forwarding an non-...
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Monitoring interfaces on VyOS then SSH output to another machine (Security Onion) [closed]

I am trying to figure out the best way I can monitor interfaces on a VyOS interface from a Security Onion instance using Squil (Snort alerts etc). I am thinking SSH to VyOS to activate monitor ...
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Cisco TACACS authentication config

I'm inheriting a DoD network (completely separated from the Internet). I'm looking at the configs and I'm seeing a bunch of stuff I think isn't needed but I've never used TACACS, just Radius. The ...
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Cisco SSH disconnect

I have a Cisco 867VAE with 15.5(3)M which is disconnecting from a particular legitimate SSH client with %SSH-4-SSH2 _UNEXPECTED_MSG: Unexpected message type It's on a bench, not in service. I have ...
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Telnet or SSH into a Cisco router

I would like to log into a Cisco router that is in a LAN via telnet or ssh as user <username> with a password <password> only from machines in the LAN 192.168.2.0/24 About the user: I ...
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Cisco `ip ssh source-interface` refers to server, client, or both?

If I do ip ssh source-interface g0, that restricts: which interface the Cisco device listens for SSH connections, which interface it is allowed to use for the client to connect to other SSH servers, ...
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SSH Idle Timout Prevention on Router

I know how to prevent a SSH idle timeout on client and server side, but is there a way to configurate this on gateways? I am asking because our company network consists of hundreds of clients and ...
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When using SSH, why it doesn't ask for a username and it's corresponding password?

Here is the running-config for the line vty: line vty 0 4 password 1111 login local transport input ssh line vty 5 15 password 1111 login local transport input ssh However, when I type ssh -l domain-...
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Cisco IOS public-key auth with privilege 15 and no password

From IOS 15 we can log on Cisco IOS with RSA public key authentication. However we still have to assign a password to the user. If we don't the user can log on without any password (and without the ...
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How to fiter non SSH traffic in Wireshark

I am trying to monitor behaviour of packets from my PC -> VirtualBox machine which represents a virtual router, and I have established SSH session to it. My question is, how to filter out all SSH ...
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Can I limit Cisco IOS login to specific users?

I have a Cisco IOS router that is used for WAN access. I have 2 additional users defined with less privilege to check status and to use ssh. I wonder if it is possible to restrict certain user to only ...
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JunOS ssh debugging

Our Junipers will not accept my ssh keys when I provide them from my favorite Windows client. On a FreeBSD machine, I would restart sshd with the -d flag and just watch the output to discover why the ...
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Could accessed sites over an SSH tunnel be tracked by ISP? [closed]

I created an SSH tunnel and using it as SOCKSv5 proxy on Firefox. I checked whatismyipaddress.com and some other sites, they could not detect a proxy on my computer and shows my location on the server'...
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SSH access to router via inband and OOB ports

I am aware of management VRF where inband port and OOB port on router can be part of and support SSH access to the router from both management port and network port. In this case inband port(network ...
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Configure SSH cipher on Cisco IOS 12.2(55)SE7

Today a customer contacted me because he has upgraded his MacBook to MacOS X Sierra and since then, when trying to access a switch via SSH he got the message Unable to negotiate with 10.XX.XX.XX ...
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Issues with port forwarding with Layer 3 switch [closed]

Since I have upgrade my switch, I have been experiencing issues with port forwarding on my pfSense gateway. I have done some researching on google, but didn't come to any conclusive results. ...
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is a vty password requierd if i have login local set with a username and a password

i am trying to configure the switch to have both telnet and ssh. from what i understand the "login local" command will tell the switch to ask for the user name and password i've configured using ...
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cisco ssh key authorization level via radius

Related to Authenticate ssh key via Cisco ACS (TACACS+) Given a working ssh public key config: ip ssh pubkey-chain username admin key-string <ssh-pub-key> exit exit I have only been ...
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Is there a way to automatically have unused ports disable?

Like many others I can see how to display ports that have no traffic flowing through them and go through and disable them but we have hundreds of cisco switches. I like the idea of being able to see ...
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Alcatel OS6860E ethernet ssh

I set up on an Alcatel OS6960E (via console cable) a VLAN 99 with ip addr 192.168.164.33. My laptop ethernet ip is 192.168.164.29. I connected my laptop to ethernet port 1/1/1 assigned to VLAN 99 ...
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HP ProCurve switch off weak ciphers - disable SSH CBC Mode Ciphers and RC4

Is there any option for HP switches to change/modify used ssh ciphers? For exmaple in cisco we can issue commands: ip ssh server algorithm encryption aes256-ctr ip ssh server algorithm mac hmac-sha1 ...
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Step by Step to get on to Telnet ? Management?

I need to combine 3 switches in to 1 terminal so i dont have to keep switching my console cable to each switch, so its something called telnet., there is also something about making a "management ...
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debug crypto ipsec via ssh

How to debug IP Sec VPN on ASA using SSH? I try debug crypto ipsec terminal monitor logging monitor it asks for completion if i choose debug, all debug info are flooded. How do i view just IPSEC ...
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SSH failing from Cisco routers to Dell switches

Running into two separate but probably similar issues. First issue - I have two Cisco 2900 Series routers on firmware v15.2(4)M4 trying to ssh into a Dell 5548P stack on firmware v4.1.0.8. All ...