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IPSec
Authored by: Cadre on Aug 29, '02 08:30:42PM

Real Unix admins use IPSec and aren't so paranoid that they need to run SSH over an already encrypted link.



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IPSec
Authored by: Anonymous on Aug 29, '02 09:25:50PM

Well, I'm a real unix admin. And the only time I use telnet is when manually connecting to a service to verify it works (read smtp, pop, www, etc...). Why use telnet when ssh is there? I mean really, the overhead on ssh is so small on a modern machine, why run telnet at all?



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Authored by: bit_bucket on Aug 31, '02 09:09:56PM

My point in posting this was not to ilicit a flame war over sec. I use both telnet and ssh. Somethimes a telnet is perfectly suficient withing a highly secured net..

This was merely a post to let people know how to shut off that feature...

bit_bucket



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