Secure Shell or SSH is a network protocol that allows data to be exchanged using a secure channel between two networked devices.

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Can I securely forward ports in Windows without SSH? [closed]

I have a server, hosted in Amazon AWS, that we want to use for processing files (think, multi-node rendering, the details don't matter). The way our particular software works is that we have to copy ...
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scp returns a content of PATH variable instead of working

I can't make scp work anymore. I enter in my terminal: scp myfile user@ip_address:/Users/user/myfile It asks me my password and having entered that, it displays this line without copying ...
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How to chain SOCKS proxies?

I have a working socks proxy from my laptop (machine A) to machine B: [A]$ ssh -ND 8888 B I can set up firefox to use socks proxy on A's local port 8888, and browsing on A works. So far so good. ...
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Dangers of Authenticity to host can't be established?

I am trying to connect to a server. I connect to it and add a file or two then disconnect. I just got this message when connecting on a new machine: The authenticity of host 'mytestingserver.com ...
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Automate Interactive method of authentication for file transfer

Interactive method of authentication There is a server A and Server B Server A is the File Transfer server It has the files stored in it and we issue command scp admin@IP of REMOTE ...
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Create virtual network adapter redirecting traffic to my home computer

I have Fedora 19 with Virtual Box running some operating system (let's say WinXP). I also have connection to my home computer via SSH. Is it possible to create a virtual network adapter that redirects ...
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Virtualbox: run vboxmanage on windows host via SSH?

I'm running virtualbox 4.3.16 on a Windows 7 64bit host with a few Linux guests. I need to be able to issue poweroff commands from one guest to another, but the vboxmanage command isn't working when ...
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Prevent currently running linux task to be killed after logout from SSH

I have a computational task running for a few days on a linux server via SSH connection. It is not on the background, so the SSH connection is under hold of the task. I want to restart the local ...
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Filtered port with virtual server setup on a NAT

I have a Symphony SY602 ADSL router and I want configure a dynamic DNS to access my system remotely. I made a NAT virtual server in routers configuration and this is what I configured: Server Name ...
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Use private keys only from ssh-agent, avoiding “Too many authentication failures”

I store all my private keys encrypted in encfs file. I mount (decrypt) encfs file to folder, add all private keys to ssh-agent with a lifetime flag and unmount folder. In this case my private key ...
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SSH password for user works from terminal, not in FTP

I just changed the user password for a user on Ubuntu with: $passwd However i can login just fine with the password in SSH. I can no longer login to FTP. What can i do to troubleshoot? Or even ...
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No “$” or “#” Sign After Logging in Solaris 10 with Putty

This is my environment : Solaris Version 10; Sun OS Version 5.10 Oracle Version: 11g Enterprise x64 Edition. When I am getting log on through putty it is giving me this output: login as: ora Using ...
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Freenas Crashplan plugin tunnel not connected

After several hours of tinkering with the crashplan plugin I finally got it to stay on. Now my problem seems to be that the tunnel between my pc and the crashplan jail is not being made. I would like ...
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NX: Opening GUI windows without having a virtual desktop constraint

I use NX to remotely connect to some other machine. Is there an option to just open a terminal and invoke programms via a command line? Reason I want to do this: I work with (at least) 2 displays, ...
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“Server unexpectedly closed network connection” on trying to access FTP or SSH

I have a website which I could access the files and console using FTP (Filezilla/NetBeans) and SSH(PuTTY), until I saved some files using FTP on NetBeans, it refused to connect, and I couldn't access ...
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How to connect to mysql database on a remote server behind a vpn requiring an ssh tunnel from another remote server using php?

I need to connect to a mysql database with php from a remote server. The mysql database is on another server owned by me. On the mysql server, the only permissions I have is to read and do database ...
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SSH can not connect remotely, but I can ssh via local ip

This is a new server with ubuntu 14.04. I can ssh locally (via 192.168..). But when I ssh remotely it cannot be connected after I input the password. There is a firewall on the server, but the 22 ...
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Make hidden folders invisible sftp

My client needed sftp server for sharing files, so I created sftp server on a amazon ec2 ubuntu machine and added different users. Now their need is when user login to sftp server either via winscp ...
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How to host multiple php sites on one OpenShift app

How to make different domains point to different sub-directory? For Example: abc.com --> ./php/abc.com/ xyz.com --> ./php/xyz.com/ Can I create virtual hosts on OpenShift's app?
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Get SSH one-liner commands to show color

I'd like to enable colored text output on SSH one-liner commands, but I can't seem to get it to work on OS X, Ubuntu 14.10, or OpenSUSE 12.2. If I ssh into a server and type, say, ls --color=auto in ...
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Centos How to give permission to view folder ?

I push all the local files to Google Compute Engine using gcloud compute copy-files then login to VM using gcloud compute --project and view the uploaded file using ls command it's there .. No ...
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VPN Client to Client Communication

Yesterday I setup a new VPN server which is located in a datacenter with a static ip address. My homeserver is connected to this VPN server and my smartphone as well as my notebook and I'd like to ...
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What happens if your terminal closes unexpectedly while SSHing?

When I SSH into another machine and my terminal closes unexpectedly, what happens to the SSH connection? How is it different from how it works with typing the exit command?
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Play sound alert on any activity in Putty window

I've a putty connection open on my windows box and I'd like Putty to notiy me on any activity in the terminal (I'm running tail -f on a log file). How do I achieve that? Putty isn't necessary in that ...
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Warning: Connection timeout. Trying to ssh into a vagrant box

I used https://puphpet.com/ to develop a machine, its VagrantFile is http://codepad.org/lSV7EDrC Now after doing vagrant up the machine builds fine, but on vagrant ssh I get this: default: SSH ...
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using a local version of vim instead of system on CentOS

My school runs centos and a dated version of vim. i want to use a new version of vim so I can have access to stuff I otherwise wouldnt. I built and configured a 7.4.300 version of vim with python, lua ...
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SSH - remote tunnel timed out

hi i am trying to connect to a computer on a remote network but am getting connection timed out every time i can connect to it when i am on the same network. the command i am using when on the same ...
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How can I setup an ssh server on my ADSL+WiFi router?

My ISP provides me with an adsl+wifi router, when I try to ssh into it I get the following response ssh: connect to host 192.168.1.1 port 22: No route to host How can I setup an ssh server on my ...
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mount a local directory to a remote ssh server

i want to mount a local directory to a remote ssh server. specifically my ~/.gnupg directory so i can use my local keyring everywhere, without storing it remotely. so i think this solution: keep a ...
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Check if a daemon triggers watchdog

I read about sd_notify (http://www.freedesktop.org/software/systemd/man/sd_notify.html) and was wondering if it's possible to somehow find out if a daemon sends some notifications. In particular, I ...
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Ubuntu unlock ssh key at every usage

I have an SSH private key and I would like to be asked for the password every time if it is used. I don't know how to do this... Thank you!
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putty can't connect to local network machine

My problem i a little bit strange. I have a windows 7 machine. I can connect to remote machines with putty (ssh). But I can't connect to local network machines. If I try to connect to local machines ...
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Can websites be filtered even when requests are sent through an encrypted ssh tunnel?

I'm in China and using an ssh tunnel to connect via a proxy to servers. It works well for most sites that otherwise would be blocked (e.g. Google, Gmail, some news sites). However, Facebook, Google+ ...
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I can enter my website using internal/public IP, but can't enter using my domain name

Couple days ago I bought another PC just for server purpose. I have already installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, LAMP, Mail Server SSH Server (or Service?), also PHPMyAdmin, Webmin and TeamSpeak 3 server. ...
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Unable to get into server via putty WHM and cpanel locked

I have a Linux 6.2 vps with a cpanel. I think possibly that i have been the subject of a brute force attack that has locked me out. I am trying to access my root server via putty but cannot do this ...
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What do I do after generating SSH keys?

I have 2 Linux machines: My NAS at home and a server off-site. Call my NAS as "NAS" and the offset server "SRV". I need to be able to copy files from SRV to NAS securely, without having to enter a ...
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SSH: What does this delay mean?

I'm getting a delay of 10-15 seconds when SSHing into a remote server.The /etc/ssh/ssh_config has the following options and nothing else. GSSAPIAuthentication yes ForwardX11Trusted yes Here is the ...
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PuTTY causes vi to open help.txt on SSH session

When I connect to my server running openSuse 13.1 via ssh and open any file in vi, after some time it automatically opens the help.txt (just like the action on pressing F1). If you close the "help" ...
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Why arrow actions ignore in mac os terminal using ssh?

I use ssh connect to debian using mac os terminal. So I have this issue if I "press up right down left": $ ^[[A^[[C^[[B^[[D at the same time everything ok in local terminal. Esc+, Option+ and ...
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Can't connect to SSH with new user

I created a new user, test. I have done the following to the account: I've given test sudo permission I've added test to AllowUsers in nano /etc/ssh/sshd_config I've generated a new SSH key pair, ...
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Enable SSH into Mac Desktop from Mac Laptop ONLY for one user

I'm trying to enable SSH on my desktop in System Preferences/Sharing without "Allow access for All users." I just want to allow access for my admin account on my laptop. They're on the same network. ...
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Different login hosts for each login on cluster

I have just obtained an account on a new cluster. It is running RHEL 6. I logged simultaneously from a couple of different terminal windows via SSH. What I noticed was that each login resulted in a ...
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unable to use ssh-1 despite protocol being 2,1 in sshd_config file

When I do telnet localhost 22 I get SSH-2.0-OpenSSH_6.6p1 Ubuntu-2ubuntu1 back. Since my sshd_config file has Protocol 2,1 in it (vs Protocol 2) shouldn't I be getting SSH-1.99-OpenSSH-6.6p1 ...
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SSH is using the wrong folder on Windows 8, how can I change it?

I've been trying for the past 2 days to setup my server with passwordless SSH key logins and I just finally figured out my problem.. I'm on Windows trying to SSH into my Centos 7 machine using id_rsa ...
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SSH port forwarding without session

I am trying to forward my port 8085 which is a live camera stream port for a mini http server, to a remote server. My command which I am using is as so: ssh -R $rport:dc-bb7925e7:$camport -p 25 ...
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Establishing SSH connection through VPN tunnels

I have three devices marked as A, B, C. (A is a dd-wrt router at home, B & C are servers) Each of B and C has a pptpd server running on it. Then I establish two ppp tunnel on A, respectively to B ...
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Is it possible to make a peer-to-peer SSH connection via bittorrent-like technique?

As we discussed on my question, the question comes to this point: Could we establish a TCP connection via UDP Hole Punching technique? -- Original Question / History -- I'm using reverse tunnel ...
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ssh connection sporadically hangs

Whenever I ssh to elsewhere, the connection is fine for 1-10 minutes, then hangs: no error messages, just stops accepting input. I can exit (CR-~-.) but that's it. I can't find anything suspicious ...
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Setting up remote git repo that is on an encrypted drive?

I would like to set a remote git repo that I will be pushing to regulary, which is easy to do. But I want to set up this remote repo to be on a LUKS (Linux Unified Key Setup) formatted drive (via ...
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Passwordless linux account converted to Chroot jailed sftp now requires password?

I created a user and did an RSA key exchange for a passwordless connection. This worked. I also created a chroot jailed sftp only user. This also worked. I then created a third user. I set up the ...