Re: ssh and root logins
On August 10, 2004 08:30 am, Shannon R. wrote:
> i only have 1 important box yet i'm getting the same
> thing also.
> by the way, won't leaving only "console" in
> /etc/securetty disallow remote root logins? i did it
> and my box still accepts remote root logins. any ideas
Because ssh doesn't refer to that file. You can probably make it check the
file by adding something like "auth requisite pam_securetty.so"
to /etc/pam.d/ssh (note that's completely untested so don't try it remotely
If you do try it let us know how it works out.
Fraser Campbell <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://www.wehave.net/
Georgetown, Ontario, Canada Debian GNU/Linux