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How to Generate A Public/Private SSH Key

Nov 14, 2011, 17:00 (0 Talkback[s])

"If you are using SSH frequently to connect to a remote host, one of the way to secure the connection is to use a public/private SSH key so no password is transmitted over the network and it can prevent against brute force attack.

In Linux, creating a public/private SSH key is easy.

1. Open a terminal. Type:

ssh -keygen -t rsa

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