[CentOS] chmodding SCP

Tue Feb 21 18:34:59 UTC 2012
m.roth at 5-cent.us <m.roth at 5-cent.us>

Turnbough, Bradley E. wrote:
> I have two machines, and I am trying to copy files from one to the other
> via SCP.
> What we did was we chmodded 700 /usr/bin/scp.  The owner has remained root
> and the group has remianed root.
>>From a different machine, I'm trying to scp to that machine, but I'm
>> receiving an "access denied".
> My ssh key is in the authorized users file in the root profile.
One question: can you ssh to that machine?