[CentOS] SSH Automatic Log-on Failure - Centos 5.5

Thu Jan 27 14:53:50 UTC 2011
Always Learning <centos at g7.u22.net>

On Thu, 2011-01-27 at 06:40 -0500, Stephen Harris wrote:
> *NEVER* use password authentication for root
> (passwords are easier to brute force 'cos people choose bad passwords).
> Use ssh public key access for root, with appropriate restrictions
> (eg "from=").

You haven't seen my long and difficult (for others) password (uppercase,
lowercase, and digits). It is unlikely ever to succumb to brute
force. :-)


With best regards,