Aaron Dalton <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes: > I've read a number of times that people hide their ssh version string so that > attackers don't know what version you are running. I've read the > documentation and can't seem to figure out how to do this. Can somebody > explain to me how this is done? Thank you so much!
I don't recommend anyone actually do this, because a) it serves no purpose (it certainly doesn't make you any more secure, or even discourage any attackers) b) The version string is a part of the protocol itself, required by the protocol specification c) you will be making life harder for auditors, system administrators, and so If you're really determined, though, the strings are defined in /usr/src/crypto/openssh/version.h _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"