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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
  #278968 Paragraph from original article was missing

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

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Index: openssh-key-management-p1.xml
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"/>
 <!-- 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 -->
@@ -276,6 +276,22 @@
+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.
+<pre caption="Logging in with passphrase">
+$ <i>ssh drobbins@remotebox</i>
+Last login: Thu Jun 28 20:28:47 2001 from 
+Welcome to remotebox!
 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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