Re: Using putty to debug ssh through a firewall

"NS" == NightStrike <nightstrike@xxxxxxxxx> writes:

NS> On Aug 18, 9:46 am, Jacob Nevins <jac...@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
NS> wrote:
>> NightStrike <nightstr...@xxxxxxxxx> writes: >I currently use ssh to
>> access things outside of a firewall. [...] >debug1:
>> >And it just hangs there until the connection times out. Any ideas
>> on >what might be causing a hang at that stage?
>> KEXINIT messages can be quite large. Guess: could it be
>> <>?

NS> It's possible, but I don't think so. I will post tomorrow similar
NS> information but where I force SSH v1 protocol. There will be a
NS> similar hanging point. What would be a good tool to use to see if
NS> a KEXINIT message is in fact being transmitted, however slowly?

Wireshark will show you this, as that portion of the protocol is not yet

Richard Silverman