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Re: Don't allow incoming telnet



On Fri, Jun 01, 2001 at 10:46:38AM +0100, Rory Campbell-Lange wrote:

> How do I stop telnet sessions coming IN?
> (I only want users to use ssh)

Hi,

You could remove the telnetd package:

	dpkg --purge telnetd

Or, you could leave it intact, and edit /etc/inetd.conf,
commenting out the line that starts with 'telnet'. You should
then restart or reload inetd:

	/etc/init.d/inetd restart

Best,
Raghavendra.

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