[svlug] ssh question

Bill Kendrick nbs at sonic.net
Sun Jul 20 02:11:25 PDT 2003


On Sun, Jul 20, 2003 at 02:05:56AM -0700, Dana Tolbert wrote:
> I realize that using ssh for connecting to a remote will
> reduce the chances of
> an intruder acquiring your password, since the password will
> be encrypted instead
> of being sent in cleartext.  But do you have the same
> security_ after the connection
>  is made.

Yes.  The entire session is encrypted... not just the initial login exchange.

-bill!

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