[linux-elitists] ssh hygiene

Jeff Waugh jdub@perkypants.org
Mon Apr 29 23:00:31 PDT 2002


<quote who="Don Marti">

> Any compelling reason to use Blowfish instead of triple-DES?

Lower CPU usage (great on shitey old firewallls), often has better
interactive performance.

> If you're going to go somewhere, set up a new account, and log in from
> there to your account back home, it makes sense to have the key
> fingerprints for your known_hosts on a piece of paper in your wallet --
> right?

Yeah.

- Jeff

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