[SATLUG] SSH Timeout problem.
doug at clickdoug.com
Fri Mar 19 10:24:59 CST 2004
There has been a lot of publicity circulating around the net about newly
discovered vulnerabilities in SSH, and advising all users to update as soon as
Stop spam on your domain, Anti-spam solutions
For hosting solutions http://www.clickdoug.com
If you woke up breathing, congratulations! You have been given another chance!
----- Original Message -----
From: "Trimmer, Darren" <dtrimmer at commtechinc.com>
To: "The San Antonio Linux User's Group Mailing List" <satlug at satlug.org>
Sent: Friday, March 19, 2004 9:20 AM
Subject: RE: [SATLUG] SSH Timeout problem.
: > ClientAliveInterval
: > Sets a timeout interval in seconds after which if no data has
: > been received from the client, sshd will send a message through
: > the encrypted channel to request a response from the client.
: > The default is 0, indicating that these messages will not be
: > sent to the client. This option applies to protocol version 2
: > only.
: > So what that does is send data across to the other side if
: > the client has been idle just to check and make sure that the
: > client is still there. If the client is still there, the
: > connection will stay open.
: > If the client has gone away, it will shut down the connection.
: > That has nothing to do with shutting down the connection
: > after a certain amount of idle time from the client.
: Yeh, I'm thinking I might have to time it out at the firewall.
: Satlug mailing list
: Satlug at satlug.org
More information about the Satlug