Chapter 24 OpenSSH Configuration

Table of Contents

24.1 About OpenSSH
24.2 OpenSSH Configuration Files
24.2.1 OpenSSH User Configuration Files
24.3 Configuring an OpenSSH Server
24.4 Installing the OpenSSH Client Packages
24.5 Using the OpenSSH Utilities
24.5.1 Using ssh to Connect to Another System
24.5.2 Using scp and sftp to Copy Files Between Systems
24.5.3 Using ssh-keygen to Generate Pairs of Authentication Keys
24.5.4 Enabling Remote System Access Without Requiring a Password

This chapter describes how to configure OpenSSH to support secure communication between networked systems.