ssh helper program for host-based
is used by
access the local host keys and generate the digital signature required during
is disabled by default and can only be
enabled in the global client configuration file
is not intended to be invoked by the
user, but from
more information about host-based authentication.
- Controls whether ssh-keysign
- These files contain the private parts of the host keys used
to generate the digital signature. They should be owned by root, readable
only by root, and not accessible to others. Since they are readable only
by root, ssh-keysign must be set-uid root if
host-based authentication is used.
- If these files exist they are assumed to contain public
certificate information corresponding with the private keys above.
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