Re: Configuring Telnetd On Suse Linux
Date: Mon, 28 Apr 2003 12:28:18 -0400
On Monday 28 April 2003 12:04, Renegade (firstname.lastname@example.org) held
forth in comp.os.linux.misc (<email@example.com>):
> Thanks in advance for any help.
> I'm relatively new to Linux and, as a learning environment, have done an
> install of Suse 8.0 on a machine.
> I'm currently playing around with the security aspects and noticed
> something. I have telnetd running but when I connect either locally or
> from another box, I automatically connect instead of seeing expected
> "Login:" and "Password" prompts.
> In doing some google research, it looks like this behavior has something
> to do with TCP wrappers, but I xcan't find any real details on the
> appropriate configuration.
> What's even weirder, is my inetd.conf file has the telnet entry preceded
> a "#", which I assume means it's commented out. In fact,m every line in
> inetd is commented out, but yet if I scan the system, it reports that the
> telnet, ssh, finger and remote login ports are open and I can connect to
> I'm very confused..
Do not use telnetd. Use sshd instead.
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