Chapter 25 OpenSSH Configuration

Table of Contents

25.1 About OpenSSH
25.2 OpenSSH Configuration Files
25.2.1 OpenSSH User Configuration Files
25.3 Configuring an OpenSSH Server
25.4 Installing the OpenSSH Client Packages
25.5 Using the OpenSSH Utilities
25.5.1 Using ssh to Connect to Another System
25.5.2 Using scp and sftp to Copy Files Between Systems
25.5.3 Using ssh-keygen to Generate Pairs of Authentication Keys
25.5.4 Enabling Remote System Access Without Requiring a Password

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