Re: Telnet into SSH port.

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I have moved my SSHd to one of the dynamic ports (Ports 49152 to
So I guess some plaintext strings are necessary for the SSH protocol
to function.
That's alright though since the rest of the protocol (ver. 2) is
extremely safe thanks
to public-key authentication and diffie-hellman exchange.

Thanks for the clarification guys!


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