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Re: SSHd



On Sat, Aug 19, 2006 at 11:52:46PM +0200, Leszek Matok wrote:
> > Why does FC ship openssh with sshd allowing root logins?
> As I see it, logging in as root using a key is more secure than logging
> in as normal user and typing a password to su.

Possibly. Perhaps the default config should be
"PermitRootLogin=without-password", which would allow logins via public key
but not using password authentication.

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