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How and Why to Change the Default SSH Port on Linux

Aug 26, 2020, 10:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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In this tutorial, we will show you how to change the SSH default port in Linux, and go over why changing this default port is a good idea. SSH, also known as Secure Shell, is the most widely-used protocol for connecting to and managing Linux systems remotely. SSH offers strong encryption and authentication along with excellent customizability, and using SSH gives you the freedom of accessing a remote machine. You can run services and software as if you were physically using the machine, no matter where you are.

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