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From: "Xavier Neys (neysx)" <neysx@g.o>
Subject: gentoo commit in xml/htdocs/doc/en/articles: openssh-key-management-p1.xml
Date: Fri, 21 Aug 2009 16:19:26 +0000
neysx       09/08/21 16:19:26

  Modified:             openssh-key-management-p1.xml
  Log:
  #278968 Paragraph from original article was missing

Revision  Changes    Path
1.4                  xml/htdocs/doc/en/articles/openssh-key-management-p1.xml

file : http://sources.gentoo.org/viewcvs.py/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/articles/openssh-key-management-p1.xml?rev=1.4&view=markup
plain: http://sources.gentoo.org/viewcvs.py/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/articles/openssh-key-management-p1.xml?rev=1.4&content-type=text/plain
diff : http://sources.gentoo.org/viewcvs.py/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/articles/openssh-key-management-p1.xml?r1=1.3&r2=1.4

Index: openssh-key-management-p1.xml
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RCS file: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/articles/openssh-key-management-p1.xml,v
retrieving revision 1.3
retrieving revision 1.4
diff -u -r1.3 -r1.4
--- openssh-key-management-p1.xml	9 Oct 2005 17:13:23 -0000	1.3
+++ openssh-key-management-p1.xml	21 Aug 2009 16:19:26 -0000	1.4
@@ -1,11 +1,11 @@
 <?xml version='1.0' encoding="UTF-8"?>
-<!-- $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/articles/openssh-key-management-p1.xml,v 1.3 2005/10/09 17:13:23 rane Exp $ -->
+<!-- $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/articles/openssh-key-management-p1.xml,v 1.4 2009/08/21 16:19:26 neysx Exp $ -->
 <!DOCTYPE guide SYSTEM "/dtd/guide.dtd">
 
-<guide link="/doc/en/articles/openssh-key-management-p1.xml" disclaimer="articles">
+<guide disclaimer="articles">
 <title>OpenSSH key management, Part 1</title>
 <author title="Author">
-  <mail link="drobbins@g.o">Daniel Robbins</mail>
+  <mail link="drobbins"/>
 </author>
 <!-- xmlified by Max Lorenz (anarchyisgoodforthee@...) -->
 
@@ -22,7 +22,7 @@
 document is an updated version of the original article, and contains
 various improvements made by the Gentoo Linux Documentation team -->
 
-<version>1.1</version>
+<version>1.2</version>
 <date>2005-10-09</date>
 
 <chapter>
@@ -276,6 +276,22 @@
 </pre>
 
 <p>
+Here's where people are often mislead into a quick compromise. A lot of the
+time, people will create unencrypted private keys just so that they don't need
+to type in a password. That way, they simply type in the ssh command, and
+they're immediately authenticated via RSA (or DSA) and logged in.
+</p>
+
+<pre caption="Logging in with passphrase">
+$ <i>ssh drobbins@remotebox</i>
+Last login: Thu Jun 28 20:28:47 2001 from localbox.gentoo.org 
+
+Welcome to remotebox!
+
+$
+</pre>
+
+<p>
 However, while this is convenient, you shouldn't use this approach without
 fully understanding its security impact. With an unencrypted private key, if
 anyone ever hacks into <e>localbox</e>, they'll also get automatic access to





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