Please tell me whose permissions should be 700, please name the files whose permissions I must set to 700, and also let me know if anuthing lese has to be done in order to execute the ssh command.
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--- On Mon, 12/22/08, Aaron Konstam <akonstam sbcglobal net> wrote:
From: Aaron Konstam <akonstam sbcglobal net>
Subject: Re: How to Restart the service sshd in Fedora Linux System ?
To: jyotishmaan yahoo com, "Community assistance, encouragement, and advice for using Fedora." <fedora-list redhat com>
Date: Monday, December 22, 2008, 9:26 PM
On Mon, 2008-12-22 at 05:06 -0800, Jyotishmaan Ray wrote:
> Dear All FEDORA Users,
> I am a new bir in fedora linux system as
> Please tell me one thing.
> In my fedora linux os server, i am not able to sshd service .
> The thing is that, once I had to change the permissions of the files
> just in order to avoid the other users to explore the system, using
> chmod command. However, I have immediately changed the permissons
> again back.
> Soon after that I could not log on to the fedora server systm using
> the ssh serverhostname username command.
> When tried to run sshd service using service sshd restart, I got the
> folloeing errors shown below:-
> Permissions 0755 for '/etc/ssh/ssh_host_dsa_key' are too open.
> It is recommended that your private key files are NOT accessible by
> This private key will be ignored.
> bad permissions :ignore key: /etc/ssh/ssh_host_dsa_key
> Could not
load host key : /etc/ssh/ssh_host_dsa_key
> Disabling protocol version 2. Could not load host key
> sshd: no hostkeys available --exiting
> Please immedialtely let me know, what to fix in order to restart the
> service sshd.
Permissions should be 700.