Re: remote openssh probe or crack?.

From: Christian Vogel (
Date: 06/13/02

From: Christian Vogel <>
Date: Thu, 13 Jun 2002 09:28:25 +0200
To: "Lic. Rodolfo Gonzalez Gonzalez" <>


> Jun 10 09:51:57 server sshd[9100]: Did not receive identification string
> from

This message is generated when one connects to a ssh-daemon and instantly
disconnects again (so one doesn not send an identification string).

Most likely this is someone scanning for open ports in general or for
specific ssh-versions.

Just upgrade to the newest version on and you
should be safe, for redhat 6.2 you may be interested in this:


Seeing my great fault
Through darkening blue windows
I begin again
-- Chris Walsh

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