VoIPowering Your Office with Asterisk: Securing Your Server, Part 2

Posted by tuxchick2 on May 2, 2006 12:46 AM EDT
VoIP Planet; By Carla Schroder
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Last week in part 1 we changed a bale of passwords. Today we'll take two more important steps to lock down our Asterisk@Home server: make sure that all Web administration traffic is encrypted, and lock down OpenSSH more tightly.

By default, Asterisk@Home sets up OpenSSH to run after installation, and to accept root logins. Accepting remote root logins is not the best security practice..

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