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Re: SSH attack

On Tue, 4 Oct 2005, Henrique de Moraes Holschuh wrote:

> On Mon, 03 Oct 2005, Marty wrote:
> > Correction -- it's in the hosts.deny man page.  As others have already
> > pointed out, sshd must be configured to start via inetd.
> Must it?  It uses tcp-wrappers natively, it should not need inetd for
> ANYTHING concerning /etc/hosts.allow or /etc/hosts.deny.

simple test ... 
( use your positive or negative logic equivalents for these files )


and try to make your ssh work .. when yu give yp ..

you'll find that you will need to have

	sshd :

restart the inetd or sshd as needed

whether inetd is good or bad is a separate issue

c ya

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