Ben Hamilton

SSH and Private Key usage on Mac OS X

It’s very important that your private keys are kept secure and away from prying eyes. A good place to keep your private keys is in the folder ~/.ssh as this makes it easier to manage (this is a subfolder of your home folder). You then want to set the permissions of the private key file […]

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How to generate ssh keys on Mac OSX

Good clear description on how to create your own public/private keys for ssh.

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How to fix ssh “Remote host identification has changed” Error

Trying to connect to a host via ssh and I’m getting an error: @@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@ @ WARNING: REMOTE HOST IDENTIFICATION HAS CHANGED! @ @@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@ IT IS POSSIBLE THAT SOMEONE IS DOING SOMETHING NASTY! Someone could be eavesdropping on you right now (man-in-the-middle attack)! It is also possible that a host key has just been changed. The […]

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