Keep Your Secure Shell Functional and Secure
I updated my laptop to the latest OpenBSD release, which included OpenSSH version 7.0, and found myself suddenly unable to update web sites hosted at GoDaddy. What’s wrong? Not Everyone Keeps Up To Date The original symptom was something like this, where firstname.lastname@example.org represents my user name and domain hosted at GoDaddy. Here goes an […]
Is This A Real Dip In Password Guessing? And If So, What Does It Mean?
I’m quite certain that I’m seeing a trend. I just don’t know what the trend means. SSH password guessing attacks used to be almost constant. Any Internet-connected host running an SSH service would be probed frequently. But things have been changing over the past year. I collect data on about ten publicly reachable Linux machines […]